• Published 2006

on ‘ Wild-gathered plants : basic nutrition , health and survival ’ Linking biodiversity , diet and health in policy and practice

@inproceedings{Johns2006onW,
  title={on ‘ Wild-gathered plants : basic nutrition , health and survival ’ Linking biodiversity , diet and health in policy and practice},
  author={Timothy Johns and Pablo B. Eyzaguirre},
  year={2006}
}
Simplification of human diets associated with increased accessibility of inexpensive agricultural commodities and erosion of agrobiodiversity leads to nutrient deficiencies and excess energy consumption. Non-communicable diseases are growing causes of death and disability worldwide. Successful food systems in transition effectively draw on locally-available foods, food variety and traditional food cultures. In practice this process involves empirical research, public policy, promotion and… CONTINUE READING

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