The Food Assistance Landscape, FY-2009 Annual Report

6 Pages Posted: 27 Mar 2010

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Victor Oliveira

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS)

Date Written: March 2010

Abstract

This report examines trends in USDA’s food and nutrition assistance programs through fiscal 2009. It also discusses a recent ERS report that examines the prevalence, severity, and characteristics of food insecurity in households with children.

Keywords: Food and Nutrition Assistance Programs, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), National School Lunch Program, WIC, School Breakfast Program, Child and Adult Care Food Program, food security, ERS, USDA

Suggested Citation

Oliveira, Victor, The Food Assistance Landscape, FY-2009 Annual Report (March 2010). USDA-ERS Economic Information Bulletin Number 6-7, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1576725 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1576725

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