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GLOBAL CHANGE IN AGRIFOOD GRADES AND STANDARDS: AGRIBUSINESS STRATEGIC RESPONSES IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
The role of GS (2) by medium-large domestic firms, to lobby governments to adopt public GS (3) by small firms and farms, to ally with public and nonprofit sectors to form G&S and certificationExpand
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Noisy winter : The DDT controversy in the years before Silent Spring
In this paper, the authors examine three unanticipated findings from a social constructionist analysis of popular media coverage of the pesticide DDT from the years 1944 to 1961. The firstExpand
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Mound Springs: South Australian Conservation Initiatives.
The mound springs of inland Australia are of outstanding scientific and cultural importance. Natural outlets for the waters of the Great Artesian Basin, they are found mostly on or near its margins.Expand
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Water of life.
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  • Medicine
  • The IDRC reports
  • 1 April 1993
The Social Research Centre at the American University in Cairo, Egypt, trained 85 health promoters to teach women and children in the villages of Babil and Kafr Shanawan, Egypt, about householdsExpand
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Chapter 6 do consumers know "what works" in energy conservation?
A wide gap separates energy researchers' perceptions of energy conservation from the public's perceptions. Consumers' perceptions were measured by surveys of over 3,000 Michigan households inExpand
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Social regime formation and community participation in fisheries management
Recent developments in the fisheries of Lake Victoria in East Africa provide a paradigmatic case study of an emerging pattern in the management of fisheries in developing countries. Not only does theExpand
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Barriers to Entry into the Specialty Red Meat Sector: The Role of Food Safety Regulation
Historically, the rules governing red meat food safety in the U.S. were driven as much by global trade and industry rationalization as by food safety. Contemporary and historical documents, statutes,Expand
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The Economic Hegemonization of Bt Cotton Discourse in India
Among the various transgenic crops being researched and developed for India, Bt cotton is the only crop commercialized at present. Social actors in various professions and positions have beenExpand
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