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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (4): 553–554.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Leslie Duram Kitchen Literacy: How We Lost Knowledge of Where Food Comes from and Why We Need to Get it Back . Ann Vileisis . © 2009 Agricultural History Society 2009 2009 Book Reviews and signedup simplybecause theysaw no alternativeand had nothingto lose (see,CraigMiner...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (2): 172–189.
Published: 01 April 2018
... 2009, Shipyard, Belize, copy held by Royden Loewen . 46. Wilhelm Penner , interview with Tina Fehr Kehler, Colonia Trinidad, Progresso, Mexico, Jan. 2010 , copy held by Royden Loewen . The Steel Wheel: From Progress to Protest and Back Again in Canada, Mexico, and Bolivia ROYDEN...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (4): 269–271.
Published: 01 October 2012
...J. Vincent Lowery Back to the Land: Arthurdale, FDR's New Deal, and the Costs of Economic Planning . By C. J. Maloney . Hoboken, NJ : Wiley , 2011 . 300 pp., $26.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-470-61063-3 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2012 2012 2012 Book Reviews The book...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (4): 262–263.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Ryan Edgington Back to the Land: The Enduring Dream of Self-Sufficiency in Modern America . By Dona Brown . Madison : University of Wisconsin Press , 2011 . 296 pp., $24.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-299-25074-4 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2012 2012 Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (3): 279–308.
Published: 01 July 2008
... in outdoor leisure, the countercultural back-to-the-land movement turned to a markedly American practice of pastoral mythmaking that held rural life and labor as counter to the urban-industrial condition. Counterculturalists relied specifically on notions of simple work in rural collective endeavors...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (2): 293–308.
Published: 01 April 2000
...: New Ways of Handling Harvested Cotton," West Texas Historical Association Year Book73 ( 1997 ): 46 -61 When Did King Cotton Move (And Has It Moved Back)? His Throne CAMERON L. SAFFELL In the early twentieth century, the United States' cotton production areas rapidly expanded. Until the late...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (2): 249–250.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Philip Thibodeau Back to the Garden: Nature and the Mediterranean World from Prehistory to the Present . By James H. S. McGregor . New Haven : Yale University Press , 2015 . 384 pp., $38.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-300-19746-4. © 2016 the Agricultural History Society 2016 2016...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (1): 143–145.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Eric Burin Journey of Hope: The Back-to-Africa Movement in Arkansas in the Late 1800s . Kenneth C. Barnes . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 2007 BookReviews The secondchronicletshelittleknownSlave Rebellionof1811inLower Louisianainvolvingbetweentwoand...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (4): 550–551.
Published: 01 October 2013
...C. Fred Williams From Missouri: An American Farmer Looks Back . By Thad Snow . Edited by Bonnie Stepenoff . Columbia : University of Missouri Press , 2012 . 304 pp., $25.00 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-8262-1990-9 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2013 2013 Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 778–779.
Published: 01 October 2019
... powder back to the agricultural landscape, and the production of different kinds of baking powder receives far less attention than product sales and use in recipes. Nonetheless, agricultural historians seeking to understand American food processing, the rise of large agribusinesses, and the role of food...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (1): 121–122.
Published: 01 January 2015
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (4): 494–512.
Published: 01 October 2015
..., such stooping caused chronic back pain and, often, debilitating back injuries. In 1970 Latino activist Cesar Chavez implored Maurice Jourdane, a young lawyer of the California Rural Legal Assistance, to find a way to outlaw the tool. For the next four years, Jourdane and his supervisor, Martin Glick, worked...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (1): 36–69.
Published: 01 January 2007
... that abetted the enactment of the Florence-Casa Grande Project of 1916. Using a combination of Pima voices and modern GIS analysis substantiates that the Pima were versatile in responding to severe water deprivation a century ago and adapted by scaling back the amount of land they cultivated, eliminating...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (1): 102–138.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Bartow J. Elmore Abstract Digging deep into the history of phosphate mining, this article engages contemporary debates about the environmental sustainability of using Roundup to produce our food by focusing on the front end rather than the back end of the product’s life cycle. Though many people...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (4): 235–255.
Published: 01 October 2012
...David Pattinson Abstract The archaeological evidence for human consumption of honey in China dates back to the seventh millennium BCE, while the earliest reference to beekeeping is in a third century CE biography of a reclusive scholar who kept bees during the mid-second century. Based mainly upon...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 January 2013
...-century western novels and films about homesteaders reflected Cold War tensions and family values. Influenced by the women's movement, the 1979 film Heartland highlighted the strength of women homesteaders. Early in the 1990s a back-to-the-land movement called “homesteading” flourished. The Hollywood...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (3): 290–310.
Published: 01 July 2016
... of contemporary growing practices and decision-making among orchardists. The research shows that all apple orchard businesses are still family owned, and most of them have a history going back at least three generations, but the way orchards are run is increasingly focused on industrial-scale efficiency...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (2): 167–189.
Published: 01 April 2006
... of the product by shares between landlord and tenant has been worked out by custom and law for cotton." Indeed, there was a credit system in place that facilitated cotton production, a system that dated back to Reconstruction. Lamenting that "no generally accepted system of share cropping has been worked out...
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Agricultural History (2003) 77 (2): 293–324.
Published: 01 April 2003
... have mounted since the 1840s in order to retain and wrest back their commons, as well as organize the grants that they have been able to secure. A stubborn land-grant movement has gone through various forms of collective action including clandestine violence, protest confrontation, legal strategies...
Published: 01 May 2022
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