Policy issues in the changing structure of the food system
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Policy issues in the changing structure of the food system an executive summary from a 2000 American Agricultural Economics Association preconference workshop.

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Published by Farm Foundation in Oak Brook, Ill .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Food industry and trade -- United States.,
  • Food supply -- United States.

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ContributionsFarm Foundation (Chicago, Ill.)
LC ClassificationsHD9005 .P655 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. ;
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3702283M
LC Control Number2003268902

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