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Plants and Medicine
Provides evidence-based information about complementary and alternative therapies. Separate Health & Wellness database
rates effectiveness of specific diets and activities as well as some therapies.
The journal of the American Botanical Council; compiles scientific herbal data for medical professionals.
Full text of complementary and alternative medicine scholarly journals and general interest publications. 1990-
Plants and Food
NewCROP (Purdue University)
Use CropINDEX to find crops by Common Name or Genus Name.
Use CropSEARCH to look up information by crop name.
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Agriculture, horticulture, and animal science. Scholarly journals, books and more. Some full text. 1970-
Full text of biological, ecological, and environmental sciences research journals. 1998-
Academic Search Premier
Scholarly and general interest articles on many subjects. Some full text. 1975-
Full text multidisciplinary archive of core scholarly journals.
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