Published 1965 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Rome .
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|Statement||by I.S. Dema|
|Contributions||Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 123 p.|
|Number of Pages||123|
|LC Control Number||66004920|
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Nutrition,along with good care and good health. In concerns about recurring famines and malnutrition led to the establishment of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).The FAO was mandated to raise levels of nutrition and standards of living,and improving agricultural productivity was an.
Agriculture and nutrition share a common entry point: “food.” Food is a key outcome of agricultural activities, and, in turn, is a key input into good nutrition. Without agriculture there is little food or nutrition, but availability of food from agriculture doesn’t.
The potential impacts of agricultural activities on health and nutrition extend across a number of channels. One area of impact is household ability to produce, purchase and consume more, better and cheaper food. Over the past 40 years, agricultural advances, such as the Green Revolution, led to the doubling of cereal production and yields.
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