Consumer preferences for ‘localness’ and organic food production

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Consumer preferences for ‘localness’ and organic food production. / Denver, Sigrid; Jensen, Jørgen Dejgård; Olsen, Søren Bøye; Christensen, Tove.

In: Journal of Food Products Marketing, Vol. 25, No. 6, 2019, p. 668-689.

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Denver, S, Jensen, JD, Olsen, SB & Christensen, T 2019, 'Consumer preferences for ‘localness’ and organic food production', Journal of Food Products Marketing, vol. 25, no. 6, pp. 668-689. https://doi.org/10.1080/10454446.2019.1640159

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Denver, S., Jensen, J. D., Olsen, S. B., & Christensen, T. (2019). Consumer preferences for ‘localness’ and organic food production. Journal of Food Products Marketing, 25(6), 668-689. https://doi.org/10.1080/10454446.2019.1640159

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Denver S, Jensen JD, Olsen SB, Christensen T. Consumer preferences for ‘localness’ and organic food production. Journal of Food Products Marketing. 2019;25(6):668-689. https://doi.org/10.1080/10454446.2019.1640159

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Denver, Sigrid ; Jensen, Jørgen Dejgård ; Olsen, Søren Bøye ; Christensen, Tove. / Consumer preferences for ‘localness’ and organic food production. In: Journal of Food Products Marketing. 2019 ; Vol. 25, No. 6. pp. 668-689.

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