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  • Food Politics
    Food Politics (English, Paperback) Robert Paarlberg

    In a lively and easy-to-navigate, question-and-answer format, Food Politics carefully examines and explains the most important issues on today's global food landscape.

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  • Starved for Science
    Starved for Science (English, Paperback) Robert Paarlberg

    Explains why poor African farmers are denied access to productive technologies, particularly genetically engineered seeds with improved resistance to insects and drought. This work traces this obstacle to the opposition to farm science in prosperous countries.

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  • The United States of Excess
    The United States of Excess (English, Hardback) Robert Paarlberg

    Compared to other wealthy countries, America stands out as a gluttonous over-consumer of both food and fuel. The United States boasts an obesity prevalence double the industrial world average, and per capita carbon emissions twice the average for Europe. Still worse, the policy steps taken by America in response to obesity and climate change have so far been the weakest in the industrial world....

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  • Policy Reform in American Agriculture
    Policy Reform in American Agriculture (English, Hardback) David Orden, etc.

    Despite substantial transformations in American agriculture, farm programme spending remains a closely guarded prerogative of United States agricultural policy. This work examines the history of farm subsidies and the relevance of traditional farm programmes to today's agricultural industries.

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    Food Politics (English, Hardback) Robert Paarlberg

    The politics of food is changing fast. In rich countries, obesity is now a more serious problem than hunger. Consumers once satisfied with cheap and convenient food now want food that is also safe, nutritious, fresh, and grown by local farmers using fewer chemicals. Heavily subsidized and underregulated commercial farmers are facing stronger push back from environmentalists and consumer activists,...

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    Food Politics (English, Hardback) Robert Paarlberg

    In a lively and easy-to-navigate, question-and-answer format, Food Politics carefully examines and explains the most important issues on today's global food landscape.

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    Food Politics (English, Paperback) Robert Paarlberg

    The politics of food is changing fast. In rich countries, obesity is now a more serious problem than hunger. Consumers once satisfied with cheap and convenient food now want food that is also safe, nutritious, fresh, and grown by local farmers using fewer chemicals. Heavily subsidized and underregulated commercial farmers are facing stronger push back from environmentalists and consumer activists,...

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