TITLE

TALKING POINT

AUTHOR(S)
Clark, John
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;5/17/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 20, p92
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines issues regarding unhealthy food in Great Britain. Comment on the government proposal to eat fruits and vegetables; Growth of obesity in the country; Background on the investigation done on farmers.
ACCESSION #
6875901

 

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