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DOD Fact Sheets

Department of Defense fresh fruits and vegetables fact sheets.

General Information

The commodity fact sheets provide basic information that will help your agency make the best use of the Department of Defense (DOD) produce. Additionally, this information can simplify ordering and serve as a ready reference for the nutrient content of the DOD produce. Each fact sheet includes the following information: product description, pack size, suggested uses, storage and "Best if Used By" guidelines, and nutrition facts.

Commodity Commodity Commodity
Apples Cauliflower Florets Oranges (Diced)
Apple Slices Celery Peaches, Yellow
Avocados Celery and Carrots Pears
Blackberries Celery, Pascal Plums
Blueberries Grapes Potatoes, Russet
Broccoli Green Onions Salad Mix (Iceberg, Romaine, and Red Cabbage)
Broccoli Florets Honeydew Spinach
Cabbage, Red Kiwi Fruit Strawberries, Clamshell
Cabbage, Green Lettuce, Iceberg Tangerines
Cantaloupe Lettuce, Iceberg (Shredded) Tomato
Carrots, Baby, Whole, Snack Pack Lettuce, Romaine Vegetable Mix, Carrots and Broccoli
Carrots, Sticks Nectarines, Yellow [blank]
Cauliflower Oranges [blank]
Questions: Amy Bell | | 916-322-5051 
Last Reviewed: Monday, July 28, 2014

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