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Nutrient Content of the U.S. Food Supply, 1909-2010

Metadata Updated: November 10, 2020

The data presented in this dataset is invaluable for monitoring the potential of the food supply to meet nutritional needs; for examining relationships between food supply nutrients and health; and for examining dietary trends of Americans. Additionally, food supply nutrient estimates reflect Federal enrichment and fortification standards and technological advances in the food industry and contribute to the Federal dietary guidance system. As such, these data are of interest to agricultural policymakers, economists, nutrition researchers, and nutrition and public health educators. Data are provided for the following nutrients and their food sources from the major food groups.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: Creative Commons CCZero

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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 10, 2020

Metadata Source

Harvested from USDA JSON

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 10, 2020
Publisher Food and Nutrition Service
Identifier USDA-FNS-115
Data Last Modified 2014-05-21
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 005:84
Metadata Context
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Harvest Source Id d3fafa34-0cb9-48f1-ab1d-5b5fdc783806
Harvest Source Title USDA JSON
Program Code 005:055
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 93e6293bd3660ce63054c178ae76dfc30b28f8c1
Source Schema Version 1.1

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