Accession Number:

ADA106530

Title:

More Can Be Done to Improve the Department of Agriculture's Commodity Donation Program.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-07-09

Pagination or Media Count:

111.0

Abstract:

This report examines major aspects of the program and identifies certain areas in which the Department could improve overall program administration and thereby improve program effectiveness. The report primarily discusses overall program administration effectiveness of Department purchases made to remove temporary market surpluses Federal and State program monitoring and delivery aspects of the program. This report also addresses proposed alternatives to the current commodity program.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE