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USDA's child nutrition programs (National School Lunch Program, School Breakfast Program, Summer Food Service Program, and Child and Adult Care Food Program) have as goals to improve food security and provide children with a regular source of nutritious meals. In this report, we present updated...

Author(s)
Ralston, K.; Treen, K.; Coleman-Jensen, A.; Guthrie, J.
Publisher
USDA Economic Research Service, Washington, USA
Citation
Economic Information Bulletin - USDA Economic Research Service, 2017, No.174, pp iv + 27 pp.
Abstract

Pastoral livelihoods are evolving rapidly. The emergence of globalized markets and the integration of globalized production in developing countries have forced many pastoralists, along with the rest of the world's consumers, to shift their economic strategies of production to accommodate these...

Author(s)
Hauck, S.; Rubenstein, D. I.
Publisher
SpringerOpen, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice, 2017, 7, 18, pp (4 July 2017)
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The long-run trend in calorie-intake among rural and urban households in India has shown a decline till the year 2009-10 which got reversed during 2011-12. The reversal in the trend in calorie-intake has several important implications for dietary transition and nutritional interventions. The...

Author(s)
Srivastava, S. K.; Ramesh Chand
Publisher
Agricultural Economics Research Association, New Delhi, India
Citation
Agricultural Economics Research Review, 2017, 30, 1, pp 23-35
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This article explores the absence of social enterprise responses to food insecurity in Australia. Continued growth in demand from chronically food insecure consumers and criticism of the dominant food bank model of gifted food support has led to the development of 'community supermarkets' that...

Author(s)
Wills, B.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Food Policy, 2017, 70, pp 62-70
Abstract

Author(s)
Pee, S. de; Fabrizio, C.
Publisher
Sight and Life, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Scaling up rice fortification in Latin America and the Caribbean, 2017, pp 53-57, 165-169
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Author(s)
Pee, S. de; Fabrizio, C.; Rosenzweig, J.
Publisher
Sight and Life, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Scaling up rice fortification in Latin America and the Caribbean, 2017, pp 29-36, 143-149
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The article analyzes the problem of providing food to inmates in establishments of the penal system in Russia. The ways of stabilization of food security due to the activities of agricultural units of these institutions are considered.

Author(s)
Kibirov, A. Ya.; Novozhilova, Zh. S.
Publisher
Ekonomika Sel'skokhozyaistvennykh i Pererabatyvayushchikh Predpriyatii, Moscow, Russia
Citation
Ekonomika Sel'skokhozyaĭstvennykh i Pererabatyvayushchikh Predpriyatiĭ, 2017, No.6, pp 32-36
Abstract

Undernutrition is responsible for nearly half of all deaths of children under five years of age. In the developing world, where many communities rely on subsistence farming, one way of combating undernutrition is through food aid provided by governmental and non-governmental organizations. In this...

Author(s)
Grace, K.; Wei Ran; Murray, A. T.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Food Security, 2017, 9, 4, pp 867-880
Abstract

Pastoralists rely on coping and adaptation strategies that have historically allowed them to achieve high levels of productivity, manage the hazards and unpredictability of life in the marginal areas that they occupy and moderate the impacts of shocks (Butt et al., 2009; Hesse and Pattison, 2013;...

Author(s)
Czuba, K.; Ayala, A. P.; O'Neill, T. J.
Publisher
Oxfam GB, Oxford, UK
Citation
The impact of in-kind food assistance on pastoralist livelihoods in humanitarian crises, 2017, pp iv + 46 pp.
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This paper analyzes the limits of the Food Acquisition Program (PAA) and the National School Meal Program (PNAE) in promoting the social organization of family farmers, through the case study of the settlement "23 de Maio" in São Paulo state. Therefore, we developed and implemented two...

Author(s)
Macedo, A. de C.; Meira, B. C.; Lopes Junior, E. C. de A.; Agápto, J. P.; Borsatto, R. S.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil
Citation
Extensão Rural, 2017, 24, 2, pp 102-117

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