Alternative approaches to food: Community supported agriculture in urban China

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Krul, K.; Ho, P.P.S.;
(2017)
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Sustainability (issn: 2071-1050)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/su9050844
  • Subject: Food safety | TJ807-830 | TD194-195 | Renewable energy sources | Community supported agriculture | China | Alternative food systems | Embeddedness | GE1-350 | Environmental sciences | Environmental effects of industries and plants

<p>One of the most remarkable features of China's development path is its large-scale and fast-paced urbanization. As cities already accommodate more than half of China's population, new challenges to urban food systems have emerged concurrently. Concerns over environme... View more
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