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- Hu, Guiping; Wang, Lizhi; Arendt, Susan; Boeckenstedt, Randy
- Journal of hunger & environmental nutrition 2011 v.6 no.2 pp. 220-232
- environmental health; food production; foodshed; geographical distribution; models; production technology; spatial data; supply balance; Iowa
- ... Localized food production and sourcing is drawing increasing attention due to economic, environmental and health considerations. Yet significant challenges exist, such as how to effectively and efficiently map the localized supply and demand. In order to address this issue, we developed a framework that incorporates the population, dietary, and geographical information to map the potential foodshe ...