NTW 108: Food Consumption & Production
- Food, Energy and Society
- HD9000.6 P55 1979
Explores the interdependencies of food, energy and society. Includes a bibliography.
- Report of the World Food Council
- JX1977.A2 A 1992
Presents recommendations and conclusions related to migration and food security, green revolution
- World Agriculture: Toward 2000
- HD9000.5 W564 1988
Provides a global perspective on food production, consumption and trade. Addresses many issues
like technology, policy and ecology.
- Gale Book of Averages
- REF HA155 G34 1994
Covers food consumption, production and expenditures. Some international statistics.
- Gale Country and World Rankings Reporter
- REF HA 154 G35 1995
Answers questions on world food surplus.
- Handbook of International Economic Statistics
- REF HA155 U54 1998
Provides country data on production of agricultural commodities (rice,sugar, grain).
- Illustrated Book of World Rankings
- REF HA155 K87
Includes charts and tables which rank international food production per capita. Also covers food
consumption of particular food products by country.
- Statistical Abstract of the United States
- SCI REF HA202.U8 1999
Includes comparative international statistics on food consumption, expenditures and agricultural trade.
- Statistical Abstract of the World
- REF HA154 S83
Includes data on food products manufactured and top agricultural products. Articles arranged by
country cover geography, demographics, health, education, science and technology,
manufacturing, finance, economics and trade. Detailed index.
- Statistical Yearbook (United Nations)
- REF HA12.5 U63
Provides country data on production of food, crops, cereals, livestock and commodities.
- Facts on File
- Ref D 410 F3
A weekly digest of world news, particularly useful for updating recent changes in government
leadership or policy, newly published economic indicators, or basic facts about major events. Find
articles on world food programs and farm prices.
- CQ Researcher
- Ref H 35 C67
Covers major issues in approximately 6,000 word essays that present current developments, main
elements of controversy, arguments on both sides, and major influences for each subject. Issues
covered include the green revolution, the grain crunch and world hunger.
- Global Food Quarterly
Presents worldwide developments that affect the future of farming, paying particular attention to
trade and environmental policy. Published by the Center for Global Food Issues of the Hudson Institute.
- FATUS : Foreign Agricultural Trade of the United States
- SCI DOC A93.17/7:994/1 fiche
Tables give imports and exports: value of agricultural products, by country of destination ( or
origin); quantity and value of principal agricultural products, by country.
- Global Food Assessment, 1980
SCI DOC A105.22:159
Report provides data of food production and describes international and U.S. food aid policies.
- The State of Food and Agriculture
- SCI REF S401.U6 A317
Looks at food and agricultural production and trade worldwide. Also examines changing priorities
for agricultural science and technology in developing countries.
- World Food Needs and Availabilities, 1988/89:Winter
- SCI DOC A93.48:988-89-3
Provides a global assessment of food production and needs worldwide.
Indexes and Abstracts
- Library Catalog
Excellent starting point to find book and periodical resources found in the libraries. Try searching
subjects like food consumption, food supply, food crops and agricultural productivity.
A collection of over 60 subject-specific indexes and databases. Locate related information by
selecting Public Affairs & Law , Social Sciences,
or Business & Economics.
Search both Academic Universe and Statistical Universe. In Academic Universe youll find full
text of newspaper articles, business information and legal resources. Try General News Topics
and World News. Statistical Universe provides indexing and some full text of statistical
publications from the US Government and many private organizations.
- Foreign Agricultural Service
- Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
- OECD Statistics
- Food, Land, Population and the U.S. Economy
- A Exploratory Model of the Impact of Rapid Climate Change on the World Food Situation
- Northern Light
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