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AGRON 342 / ENV S 342 / FS HN 342 : World Food Issues, Section XW

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  • (chocolate OR cacao) AND (effect* OR benefit*)

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  • "food insecurity" OR hunger

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For class assignments - it is recommended you limit your search to articles published in the last 10 years.

Your Librarian

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Lorrie Pellack
Contact:
Librarian for FS HN, AgEdS & Extension;
Head of Research Services Dept.
150 Parks Library
Ames, IA 50011-2140
Phone: 515-294-5569