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Older Infants Participating in WIC Are More Likely To Eat Vegetables Than Low-Income Non-Participating Infants

Joanne Guthrie ()

Amber Waves:The Economics of Food, Farming, Natural Resources, and Rural America, 2019, vol. May 2019, issue 04

Abstract: A recent study found that older infants participating in WIC had the same likelihood of eating fruits and vegetables as higher income infants not participating in the program and a higher likelihood of eating vegetables than lower income infants who did not participate in the program.

Keywords: Food Consumption/Nutrition/Food Safety; Food Security and Poverty; Health Economics and Policy (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2019
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DOI: 10.22004/ag.econ.302708

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