Technology Management

[ Technology Management Topics ]

Food and Food Service technology

Statistics of Interest:

Accommodation and Food Services Sales by Kind of Business: 2000-2008 and
Food and Drink Establishments and Sales 1990-2010
(U.S. Census Bureau - pdf)

Households and Persons Having Problems with Access to Food 2004-2008 (U.S. Census Bureau - pdf)

Unicef Worldwide Nutrition Summary 2003-2008 (Unicef: pdf)

What are some statistics for agriculture and food production here in the United States? See below:

Other agricultural statistics can be found at https://www.census.gov/econ/www/agrimenu.html

Points to consider:

Conserving plant genetic diversity crucial for future food security – UN (article 10/26/2010 United Nations)
http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=36564#.UQArpCdi58E

Our Dwindling Food Variety (National Geographic image 2011)
http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2011/07/food-ark/img/food-variety-tree-754.gif

Food Product Dating
http://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/food-safety-education/get-answers/food-safety-fact-sheets/food-labeling/food-product-dating/food-product-dating