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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (2): 264–265.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Joseph E. Taylor, III Coyote Valley: Deep History in the High Rockies . By Thomas G. Andrews . Cambridge : Harvard University Press , 2015 . 352 pp., $29.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0674-08857-3. © 2016 the Agricultural History Society 2016 Agricultural History Spring Coyote...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (1): 4–34.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Sterling Evans The Age of Agricultural Ignorance : Trends and Concerns for Agriculture Knee-Deep into the TwentyFirst Century STERLING EVANS The phrase in the title is not mine. I am borrowing it here from syndicated columnist and cowboy poet Baxter Black, who borrowed the title of one of his own...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (3): 417–418.
Published: 01 July 2010
...Santosh C. Saha Deep Roots: Rice Farmers in West Africa and the African Diaspora . Edda L. Fields-Black . © 2010 Agricultural History Society 2010 2010 Africa Book Reviews Deep Roots: Rice Farmers inWest Africa and theAfrican Diaspora. By Edda L. Fields-Black. Bloomington: Indiana...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (1): 141–143.
Published: 01 January 2007
...James Bryant Slave Country: American Expansion and the Origins of the Deep South . Adam Rothman . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 2007 BookReviews AlthoughNorwayis oftenconsidereda poor place to growanything because of therockysoil and shortgrowingseason...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (4): 471–492.
Published: 01 October 2007
... plantation economy. Despite the limited scope and dubious success rate of POW labor, cotton planters in the Deep South found a temporary workforce to hold a place on the plantation for African-American labor. Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 Notes 1 Samuel Lee Morgan. "Nazis Hoe...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (2): 380–382.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Wilson J. Warren The Meat Question: Animals, Humans, and the Deep History of Food . By Josh Berson . Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2019. 320 pp., $29.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-2620-4289-5. © 2021 Agricultural History Society 2021 380 Agricultural History occur (156). Climate change...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (4): 591–605.
Published: 01 October 2014
... scrapbook” also had flyers printed in at least four other languages. 20. Flexner , Century of Struggle , 270 – 75 . Strewn Knee Deep in Literature : A Material Analysis of Print Propaganda and Woman Suffrage SARA EGGE During the nineteenth century printing costs decreased with new...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (1-2): 225–230.
Published: 01 May 2022
... culture is mostly about abstract ideas or discourse, when it's really inseparable from our material bodies and environments. What we need now is to develop a materialist and environmentally grounded cultural history, a sort of deep culture .” That response, had I made it, would have offered a pretty...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (2): 215–244.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Tai Elizabeth Johnson Abstract On the outstretched fingers of Black Mesa lie the longest continually inhabited settlements in North America. Here, on the Hopi Indian Reservation, roots of blue corn reach deep into sandy soil that sustained one of the world's most biologically diverse agricultural...
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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 (2017) 91 (2): 187–214.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Charles Fahey Abstract In the 1890s agricultural settlers moved into the Victorian Mallee, an area characterized by low rainfall and a deep-rooted eucalyptus mallee scrub. By rolling, cutting, and burning this scrub, large areas could be rapidly brought under cereal crops. The key to success...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (3): 362–385.
Published: 01 July 2020
..., specifically the lasting impact of Charleston’s rich antebellum horticultural community, this article exposes the deep roots of southern agronomic efforts beyond rice and cotton, bringing to light southern planters’ keen interest for agricultural advancement beyond the scope of financial profit. © 2020...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (4): 512–530.
Published: 01 November 2022
... to government officials, asking for, and sometimes demanding, answers. Many of those letters expressed puzzlement, anger, and disappointment as writers tried to explain how the hopes and dreams of a lifetime had slipped through their grasp. They expressed deep frustration with politicians, consumers, and even...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (2): 382–384.
Published: 01 April 2021
... sites of wheat domestication, lies flooded under Syria s Lake Assad. That fate is symbolic of wheat s deep history: so important, yet so sunken into the DNA of grasses, bacteria, and humans themselves. Amber Waves seeks to recover some of that history by following the human relationship with wheat...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (2): 121–122.
Published: 01 April 2012
... change no fewer than five times. Kelley argues that, as the only slave society to emerge under Mexican rule, Texas differed in many crucial respects from the Deep South; differences that lingered long after Texas became part of the United States in 1845. Taking his cue from such borderlands historians...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (4): 540–559.
Published: 01 October 2011
..., Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas Fall Soil Groups 1 = Deep granular loams, silt loams, clay loams, and silty clay loams with heavy, cloddy subsoils. Surface very susceptible to wind erosion; subsoil resistant. Used mostly for small grains. 2 = Granular to cloddy loams, silt loams, clay loams, and silty clay...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (1): 141–143.
Published: 01 January 2018
... that particular environmental, social, political, and economic processes, both shifting and constant, can only be fully understood over the long term within defined areas has proven invaluable in linking the deep past with contemporary conditions. 1 Kathryn M. de Luna s book, Collecting Food, Cultivating People...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (4): 628–630.
Published: 01 November 2022
... . Copyright © 2022 the Agricultural History Society 2022 English local history has thrived on exploring the deep connections of people and land over time. This memorial volume for David Hey gives tribute to a dedicated and highly regarded practitioner of local history. It serves as a testament...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (1): 174–176.
Published: 01 February 2023
... detail the deep involvement of China's armed forces in the definition and perpetuation of county-level factionalism. The struggle in Feng County was pushed forward by the absence of a neutral authority that could credibly enforce a cease-fire and ensure the evenhanded treatment of the two sides...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (3): 473–474.
Published: 01 July 2015
... income, but also quality of life; visitors like l. m. montgomery, for instance, preferred the park-like quality of the forest edge to the extremes of deep forest or bald prairie (181). if anything, massie could be more emphatic about the lessons of her study for today s conversations about...