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Victorian Food Supply Scenarios: Impacts on availability of a nutritious diet

K LARSEN, G Turner, C Ryan, M Lawrence

VEIL | Published : 2011

Abstract

There are resource allocation and management decisions being made now in Victoria, and Australia, that will have significant implications for the flexibility and options for our food supply in the next decades and for future generations of Australians. This project sets out a framework for more detailed investigation of some very critical questions, by developing and demonstrating a methodology that can be extended to test various options for ‘food security policy’. This research explores how these decisions will impact on our ability to provide a reliable surplus of the foods required for a nutritious diet, whilst providing for ongoing health of the environment, the economy and ultimately t..

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