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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (3): 482–484.
Published: 01 August 2022
...Nicholas E. Williams Nmilli37@calpoly.edu Indigenous Food Sovereignty in the United States: Restoring Cultural Knowledge, Protecting Environments, and Regaining Health . Edited by Devon A. Mihesuah and Elizabeth Hoover . Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 2019 . 390...
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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 (2019) 93 (4): 763–765.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Urmi Engineer Willoughby Frontiers of Science: Imperialism and Natural Knowledge in the Gulf South Borderlands, 1500–1800 . By Cameron B. Strang . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2018 . 376 pp., $39.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-1-4696-4047-1. © 2019 Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (1): 126–127.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Raymond Wilson The Harvest of Knowledge: Scientific Publications of the Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1888–1945 . Kansas State University . Copyright 2002 Agricultural History Society 2002 126 / Agricultural History know-how, particularly in the form of the American cowboy...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (1-2): 91–127.
Published: 01 May 2022
... with American agriculture and the transformation of knowledge, technology, and practices across the Atlantic shaped the patterns of change in agriculture in Switzerland. Juri.auderset@unibe.ch peter.moser@agrararchiv.ch Copyright © 2022 the Agricultural History Society 2022 farming...
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Agricultural History (2022) 96 (3): 342–378.
Published: 01 August 2022
...David D. Vail Abstract This article examines the conflicts over knowledge, expertise, spiritual promises, and agroecological realities that collided in the construction of an early-1900s rural water conservation district in Cache Valley, Utah. Out of these tensions emerged a field-based view...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (1): 68–86.
Published: 01 January 2014
... of scientific knowledge helped accelerate the transition to industrialized, high-input farming. The article stresses the agency of farmers, who were key players in a complex of web of negotiations among experts, advisors, officials, and practitioners that spanned several generations. For farmers facing a wide...
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Agricultural History (2021) 95 (2): 404–406.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Tanya Matthan Cultivating Knowledge: Biotechnology, Sustainability, and the Human Cost of Cotton Capitalism in India . By Andrew Flachs . Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2019 . 248 pp., $29.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-0-8165-3963-5. © 2021 Agricultural History Society 2021...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (4): 541–568.
Published: 01 October 2018
.... As a consequence, a new discipline, naval stores chemistry, developed on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean in the service of two competing industries. A new set of complex knowledge circulation patterns also emerged between scientists in both countries as they sought to protect their economic environment...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (4): 491–511.
Published: 01 October 2018
... further created an effective medium through which agricultural improvements were rapidly disseminated among the rural population. These special events had an important role in generating and spreading new production knowledge in the conditions of an underdeveloped economy. © 2018 Agricultural History...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (2): 174–194.
Published: 01 April 2011
... methods he encountered, and options for advocacy he explored, during the 1960s and 1970s. Agricultural institutions sought to assign more power to institutionalized scientific knowledge, shrinking the role of farmers. Berry sought an alternative definition of knowledge, drawing upon his training...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 422–423.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Dolly Jørgensen Sir Hugh Plat: The Search for Useful Knowledge in Early Modern London . By Malcolm Thick . Totnes, Devon : Prospect Books , 2010 . 432 pp., $60.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-1-903018-65-1 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2011 2011 Agricultural History Summer...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (2): 236–237.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Christopher A. Conte Challenging Nature: Local Knowledge, Agroscience, and Food Security in Tanga Region, Tanzania . Philip W. Porter . Copyright 2008 Agricultural History Society 2008 Book Reviews Africa ChallengingNature:Local Knowledge,Agroscience,and Food Security inTanga Region...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (2): 298–300.
Published: 01 April 2007
...James A. Vlasich Tending the Wild: Native American Knowledge and the Management of California’s Natural Resources . M. Kat Anderson . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 Agricultural History Spring ences of middle-class white women in the borderlands, whose "civilizing...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (4): 513–546.
Published: 01 November 2023
... populations and food stores, and developing innovative political confederacies to harness the transformative and spiritual power of the Three Sisters. Through an examination of traditional ecological knowledge—what Gregory Cajete calls the “original instructions for how to care for and relate to the land...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (4): 714–716.
Published: 01 November 2023
...Jim Handy Jim.handy@usask.ca The Enclosure of Knowledge: Books, Power, and Agrarian Capitalism in Britain, 1660–1800 . By James D. Fisher . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2022 . 330 pp., $99.99 , hardcover, ISBN 9781316517987 . Copyright © 2023 the Agricultural...
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Published: 01 February 2024
Figure 2. A 1921 textbook depiction of farm management as an integrative approach, combining both theoretical and practical knowledge. More
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Published: 01 August 2023
figure 5. The memory-banking procedures elaborated by Virginia Nazarea used a wide range of methods to capture an equally wide range of knowledge and experience. From Nazarea, Cultural Memory and Biodiversity , 18. Republished by permission of the University of Arizona Press. More
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (1): 48–83.
Published: 01 February 2023
... underscored the importance of other mineral “impurities” to healthy plant development. Working in the US Cotton Belt in particular, many of these agents promoted a vision of pan-American ecological and economic interdependence, and through their racialized depictions of agricultural knowledge, they sought...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (2): 41–67.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Andrew Sluyter Abstract A longstanding assumption posits that white ranchers from the French Caribbean colony of Saint-Domingue, now Haiti, provided the knowledge to establish the first cattle ranches in Louisiana in the mid-eighteenth century, that blacks merely provided the labor...