Title Disaster manual [electronic resource] / Food & Nutrition Service, Food Distribution Division.
Distribution Alexandria, VA : U.S. Department of Agriculture, Food & Nutrition Service, Food Distribution Division, [2005]
Edition Updated September 2005.
Description 48 pages : digital, PDF file
text file PDF
Call # WEB SITE 363.3483
Note Title from title screen (viewed on Jan. 15, 2008).
"August 2004."
Summary The manual provides practical steps for distributing USDA donated commodities in response to disasters and situations of distress. It does not address non-commodity food assistance, such as disaster food stamps and private donations, although it recognizes that coordination is needed between these types of assistance. Part I of this manual provides a general overview of the commodity response. Part II discusses preparing for this response ahead of time. Part III addresses the actual steps FNS takes when asked to donate commodities. Part IV addresses commodity replacement and reporting requirements
System Req Mode of access: Internet from the USDA web site.
Subject Emergency management -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Disaster medicine -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Addl. Author United States. Food and Nutrition Service. Food Distribution Division.
Note Caption title on p. 2: Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) commodity program disaster manual
Running Ti FNS commodity program disaster manual

Location CALL # Status Message
 Electronic Resource  WEB SITE 363.3483    ONLINE  (ONLINE)