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


Agriculture, whether on a small farm or on an industrial scale, is always a business whether it incorporates financial transactions or an exchange of goods. 

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Additional Reading

  • Local food movement (2010). Amy Francis b. e., Francis A. (Eds.) Detroit: Greenhaven Press. Retrieved from