Ecological niche of family farmers in southern Minas Gerais State (Brazil).

@article{Cavallini2005EcologicalNO,
  title={Ecological niche of family farmers in southern Minas Gerais State (Brazil).},
  author={Marcelo M Cavallini and Nivaldo Nordi},
  journal={Brazilian journal of biology = Revista brasleira de biologia},
  year={2005},
  volume={65 1},
  pages={
          61-6
        }
}
The concept of ecological niche, considered by the food dimension point of view, was used to characterize a small farmers community from the south of Minas Gerais State (Brazil). Ten small farmer families and 76 different meals eaten by them were evaluated in this study, during three different periods: September 1995 (end of the dry season), December 1995 (rainy season) and April 1996 (end of the rainy season). The analysed community appeared to depend markedly on certain food items showing… CONTINUE READING

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