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Importance of Human Nutrition in Agricultural Production / Crop diversity is important to meet nutritional needs 


Promote crop/food diversity rather than caloric production in both developed and developing countries

Mark Brick53 - 21 2012 / (0)
Both international and domestic funding agencies are largely focused on the need to maximize calorie production using cereal crops to feed an ever expanding world . While this focus is understandable, it must be balanced with the need for diversity in the human diet. A greater empasis on legume (pulse) ...