Promotion and Utilization of Niche Foods for Food and Nutrition Security

  title={Promotion and Utilization of Niche Foods for Food and Nutrition Security},
  author={J. Waswa and L. Ngugi and L. Asiko and R. Ambani},
  journal={Food Science and Technology International},
Food and nutrition security exist when there is availability and accessibility of food in terms of quality and quantity. Each environment has foods adapted to the region and culturally acceptable to the inhabitants. Niche foods have in the recent past been neglected yet they have a great potential of solving the food and nutrition security issues among communities. This paper takes particular interest in traditional vegetables and insects that were popularly used in the past but are being… Expand

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