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ERIC Number: EJ247802
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Jun
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Very Low-Cost Nutritious Diet Plans Designed by Linear Programming.
Foytik, Jerry
Journal of Nutrition Education, v13 n2 p63-65 Jun 1981
Provides procedural details of Linear Programing, developed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to devise a dietary guide for consumers that minimizes food costs without sacrificing nutritional quality. Compares Linear Programming with the Thrifty Food Plan, which has been a basis for allocating coupons under the Food Stamp Program. (CS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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