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Food Studies: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Why, What and How We Eat: Agriculture


 This page guides you to resources on current farming practices, factory farming, aquaculture as well as the related controversies and traditions.

Dairy Farming

Dairy Farm on the Banks of the Columbia River in Clark County 05/1973

Find Articles

Use these databases to find articles about agriculture:

    Finds articles in the National Agricultural Library, as well as a public source for world-wide access to agricultural information.
  • PAIS International
    Indexes the social sciences with emphasis on contemporary worldwide social, economic and political issues, and public policy.
  • Web of Science
    Covers high impact research journals in the arts and humanities, social sciences, and sciences.

NC Agricultural Statistics

  • Agricultural Statistics Service
    NC Census of Agriculture; crops; livestock, poultry and dairy; county estimates of commodities; economic statistics like prices and farm labor; links to other reports and national data.

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