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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (3): 448–477.
Published: 01 August 2023
...Leo Chu Abstract This article studies the Asian Vegetable Research and Development Center (AVRDC) in Taiwan. It begins with the Sino-American Joint Commission on Rural Reconstruction (JCRR), a US-funded agency championing plant breeding and land reform. Capitalizing on Japanese colonial legacy...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (3): 373–374.
Published: 01 July 2001
...Peter Iverson Anasazi America: Seventeen Centuries on the Road from Center Place . David E. Stuart . Copyright 2001 Agricultural History Society 2001 Book Reviews / 373 Anasazi America: Seventeen Centuries on the Roadfrom Center Place. By David E. Stuart. Albuquerque: University...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (1): 3–28.
Published: 01 January 2015
... management. Meanwhile, Arkansas Senator Dale Bumpers, a wilderness environmentalist, cultivated a similar point of view. By 1989 a meeting of the minds occurred between the two men, which resulted in a congressional appropriation of $1.4 million and the founding of the Alternative Pest Control Center...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (2): 269–270.
Published: 01 April 2016
...James H. Tuten Penn Center: A History Preserved . By Orville Vernon Burton, with Wilbur Cross . Athens : University of Georgia Press , 2014 . 232 pp., $24.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8203-2602-3. © 2016 the Agricultural History Society 2016 2016 Book Reviews the book is the lack...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (3): 440–441.
Published: 01 July 2007
...Margaret Sibbitt Rainmakers: A Photographic Story of Center Pivots . The Groundwater Foundation . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 AgriculturHalistory Summer book, like the wine, is expensive, and by limiting herself to one hundred twentypages-further reduced by over...
Published: 01 November 2023
figure 2. Map of the Orchard Center camp, as remembered by Gloria Kates and Betty Brown, 2021. Map outline courtesy of Beverly Carr. More
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (1): 74–104.
Published: 01 January 2010
... During World War II:A Historical Study of the Manzanar War Relocation Center (Washington, DC: National Park Service, 1996), 123-85; Burton et al., Confinement and Ethnicity, 59, 101, 215, 259. 10 Wendell W. Palmer, "Closing Report, Agricultural Section, Central Utah Project, Topaz, Utah," Sec. B3...
Published: 01 August 2023
figure 2. Maps showing major agricultural research institutes in Taiwan, with the proposed center highlighted in the box. “Asian Vegetable Development Center,” May 1967, 3801A, 12, Academia Historica, Taipei. More
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 744–750.
Published: 01 October 2019
... Region No More: Making the Case for a Revival of Midwestern Regional History Sara Egge Centre College Finding a New Midwestern History. Edited by Jon Lauck, Gleaves Whitney, and Joseph Hogan. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2018. 396 pp., $55.00, hardback, ISBN 978-1-4962-0182-9. In 2015, a group...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (3): 494–496.
Published: 01 August 2023
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (2): 275–277.
Published: 01 April 2018
...). Brett Bannor The Atlanta History Center Cotton and Race across the Atlantic: Britain, Africa, and America, 1900 1920. By Jonathan E. Robins. New York: University of Rochester Press, 2016. 310 pp., $110.00, hardback, ISBN 978-1-5804-6567-0. There is much to admire in Jonathan E. Robins s analysis...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (4): 615–617.
Published: 01 October 2018
... to the growing body of literature. Andrew Patrick Centre College The Social History of Agriculture: From the Origins to the Current Crisis. By Christopher Isett and Stephen Miller. New York: Rowman & Littlefield, 2017. 422 pp., $45.00, paperback, ISBN 978-1-4422-0967-1. The Social History of Agriculture...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (2): 98–99.
Published: 01 April 2012
... as the ecological essentials of farming. Unfortunately, the author refrains from situating Dutch developments in an international context, thus leaving the reader to wonder what precisely made the country s export-oriented agro-industrial complex so successful. Frank Uekoetter Rachel Carson Center Munich Wir Frauen...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (1): 111–112.
Published: 01 January 2017
... and its corn growers and could have been a bit more critical, including a more thorough look at the environmental effects of monoculture in the region. Nevertheless, this book does a great job of telling how corn has shaped the Midwest both geographically and culturally. Annka Liepold Rachel Carson Center...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (3): 454–456.
Published: 01 July 2017
... Agricultural History pork-chops-on-a-stick, waiting in line to see the famous Butter Cow, and people watching on the Midway. Rasmussen s book illuminates the contentious history of this iconic event. Sarah Egge Centre College Blood Oranges: Colonialism and Agriculture in the South Texas Borderlands. By Timothy...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (2): 205–223.
Published: 01 April 2020
..., Cook-Evans, Homestake Vested Water Rights Collection, 1876-1998 (hereafter HVWRC), Homestake Adams Research and Cultural Center, Deadwood, South Dakota; Cook et al v. Evans et al . (1918), Transcript, Folder 14, Box 3, Vol. 1, pp. 99-100, Cook-Evans Collection, Deadwood City Archives. 17...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (2): 212–232.
Published: 01 April 2019
... by disrupting ideas of the supremacy of the export economy, the ubiquity of scientific agriculture, and the displacement of human control from its position at the center of modern agriculture. © 2019 Agricultural History Society 2019 NOTES 1. Ted Henzell, Australian Agriculture: Its History...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (2): 175–206.
Published: 01 April 2014
... Office , 1879 ), 6 ; Affidavit for George W. Pettijohn v. Planters Warehouse Co. of Bristol Planters' Warehouse and “Planters Tobacco Warehouse!” advertisement in the private possession of Tim Buchanan, Bristol, Va.; Johnson City, Board of Trade, “Johnson City, East Tennessee Center of Trunk Lines...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (3): 351–379.
Published: 01 July 2018
... with it, some even began designing their own machinery by the early twentieth century. By employing a use-centered approach based on David Edgerton’s Shock of the Old (2007), this article illustrates the specific farm technologies that Argentine farmers designed to suit their needs after adapting foreign models...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (4): 461–490.
Published: 01 October 2018
... work as a form of energy transfer, and place it at the center of sugar production, then the Atlantic world emerges as a series of interconnected energy flows rather than merely a collection of shared human experiences. Just as in the present day, early modern sugar agroecosystems were organized around...