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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (1): 116–118.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Parks M. Coble Model Rebels: The Rise and Fall of China’s Richest Village . Bruce Gilley . Copyright 2002 Agricultural History Society 2002 116/ Agricultural History tural "attitude," which he defines as "essentially an ideology of agriculture that approaches farming as a largely self...
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Agricultural History (2003) 77 (3): 482–522.
Published: 01 July 2003
...Harry Kitsikopoulos Abstract The article addresses the question as to whether manorial estates in pre-plague England were responsive to market stimuli, as the authors of a 1993 study have argued based on a model originally proposed by the nineteenth century agricultural economist Johann von Thunen...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (4): 733–734.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Jay Rubenstein Modelling the Middle Ages: The History and Theory of England’s Economic Development . John Hatcher and Mark Bailey . Copyright 2002 Agricultural History Society 2002 Book Reviews / 733 Halpern's last chapter is in some respects the most interesting for she takes...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (3): 413–443.
Published: 01 July 2020
... was a learning process for Chilean agriculturalists. The first “mammoth” steam tractors proved unsuitable for Chile’s farming practices, but, as US manufacturers produced more efficient models and local distributors successfully marketed them, landowners learned about their advantages. In the 1920s they adopted...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (4): 512–544.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Jonathan Dekel-Chen Abstract There is a historical model for rural empowerment of ethnic minority groups resettled as productive farmers, most for the first time in their lives. I base this model on the long history of Jewish agrarianism from the late nineteenth until the mid-twentieth century...
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Agricultural History (2006) 80 (2): 167–189.
Published: 01 April 2006
... and tenancy, which they considered to be the basis of southern problems. The poultry industry--today the model for contract farming and a multi-million-dollar business--grew out of the crop lien system, an institution thought to be the root of southern poverty. Copyright 2006 Agricultural History Society...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (1): 68–101.
Published: 01 January 2019
... New Zealand’s traditional stock-raising methods and the family-farming model. It also attempts to account for the ideal’s more recent demise and concludes that New Zealand is probably moving into a “post-Yeotopian era” as this small and isolated country faces big changes in international food...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (2): 201–220.
Published: 01 April 2009
...-environmental model of disease transmission, rather than the premises of desiccation science, that the government’s postwar "cutting out campaign" of cocoa was predicated. Nevertheless, the foresters ’ correlation of the deterioration of cocoa areas with fears of desiccation was not without its effects on state...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (3): 358–380.
Published: 01 July 2007
.... The article examines whether limiting the Greek vernacular language to primary schools, with the continuation of both the dominant classical model of education and the use of "purist" (katharevousa) Greek in secondary education, created the prerequisites for upward mobility through education or reproduced...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 January 2020
... promoting space age, push-button imagery and then the notion of the “farmer in the business suit, “ before turning away from images of actual farm folk toward increasingly hyper-masculine paid models. This shift also corresponded with challenges to traditional masculinity, including the Cold War, the Farm...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (2): 68–90.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Clifford M. Kuhn Abstract During the early 1940s Greene County, Georgia's, Unified Farm Program, a model undertaking coordinating the efforts of federal, state, and local agencies, attracted national attention, largely through the work of sociologist Arthur Raper. At the core of the program...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 January 2013
... Bulgarians considered a traditional national product. Scientific discourse reduced regional variations to one universal “ideal type” of yogurt: a model for all producers. That standardized product embodied a nationalistic policy that authenticated products on the basis of their Bulgarianization...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (3): 293–319.
Published: 01 July 2017
... government, which established the Puerto Rico Water Resources Authority to administer the water and electric resources of the island. Modeled on the Tennessee Valley Authority, this public corporation helped Puerto Rico recover from the 1928 and 1932 hurricanes, improved long-term public health, and broke...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (4): 434–458.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Timothy K. Minella Abstract In the early nineteenth century, agricultural reformers in the United States called for the establishment of pattern farms, institutions that would conduct experiments in husbandry and model proper agricultural practices for farmers. This essay analyzes the drive...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (2): 215–238.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Katie Holmes; Kylie Mirmohamadi Abstract Between 1926 and 1935 the Better Farming Train made seven trips to the Victorian Mallee region. Modeled on North American examples, the mission of the Train was to spread the “doctrine of better farming” to this wheat-growing region. The Train carried...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (4): 517–537.
Published: 01 October 2014
... materials to enlighten existing methods of agricultural research. This essay expands upon the application of E. McClung Fleming's model for material culture analysis and offers a methodological case study using extant examples of Deere & Company's No. 999 Two-Row Planter. It suggests the ways...
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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 (3): 404–428.
Published: 01 July 2018
... the decade, the Canadians spearheaded an effort to bring about a transnational pooling program, especially among wheat producers in the United States, Australia, and the Soviet Union. Representatives from these countries recognized the Canadian pool as the ideal model and worked closely...
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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (2): 176–194.
Published: 01 April 2010
...ERNESTO CLAR Abstract The development of intensive livestock farming in Western Europe after 1950 has been somewhat overlooked by historians, except in a number of macroeconomic works. This process has generally been understood as the application of the American agribusiness model to the European...
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Agricultural History (2003) 77 (4): 623–626.
Published: 01 October 2003
... have lost the race against the microbes. Therefore, the publication of Battling Resistance to Antibiotics and Pesticides: An Economic Approach is both timely and visionary. In this volume, edited by Ramanan Laxminarayan, mathematical modeling is used to evaluate the economies of slowing or preventing...