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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (1): 150–151.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Helen Zoe Veit Kosher: Private Regulation in the Age of Industrial Food . By Timothy D. Lytton . Cambridge : Harvard University Press , 2013 . 240 pp., $39.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-674-07293-0 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2015 2015 Agricultural History Winter texts...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (3): 380–382.
Published: 01 July 2001
...Gordon Morris Bakken Land in the American West: Private Claims and the Common Good . William G. Robbins and James C. Foster . Copyright 2001 Agricultural History Society 2001 380 / Agricultural History society" and interests in luxury commodities were not unique at all...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (2): 267–269.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Roger Horowitz The Sausage Rebellion: Public Health, Private Enterprise, and Meat in Mexico City, 1890-1917 . Jeffrey M. Pilcher . Copyright 2008 Agricultural History Society 2008 2008 BookReviews munity nature of migrant farm labor. During four growing seasons begin ning in 2001...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 420–422.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Geraldo L. Cadava Political Ecologies of Cattle Ranching in Northern Mexico: Private Revolutions . By Eric P. Perramond . Tucson : University of Arizona Press , 2010 . 226 pp., $35.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8165-2721-2 . © the Agricultural History Society, 2011 2011...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (1): 43–61.
Published: 01 January 2008
...; they preferred to produce privately for household consumption or the free market. State-initiated reforms to collectivize agriculture failed to improve the performance of the agricultural sector, and eventually the Vietnamese Communist Party was forced to abandon collectivization altogether. Once farmers were...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (1): 55–77.
Published: 01 January 2012
... that sought to apply the ideology of multiple use, which formed the heart of public land conservation policy for private lands. Key policymakers, most notably Agriculture Secretary Orville Freeman, used the conference and the subsequent years to argue that adjusting agricultural lands to new uses that still...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (3): 314–367.
Published: 01 July 2013
... from the constraints of the southern states. The legislation—the Morrill Land Grant Act, establishing federally supported higher education; the Homestead Act, allowing citizens to claim federal land in the American West; and the Pacific Railway Act, allotting federal land to private companies...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (3): 358–370.
Published: 01 July 2015
... the complex public and private histories that they can help to uncover. © the Agricultural History Society, 2015 2015 NOTES 1. For a full explanation of the history of the boll weevil and this statue, see, James C. Giesen , “‘The Herald of prosperity’: Tracing the Boll Weevil Myth in Alabama...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (1): 78–96.
Published: 01 January 2008
... the highways, Cook traveled to the Bootheel to observe conditions there and wrote a novel about what she saw. She also helped support the Sharecroppers’ Camp, or Cropperville, a privately funded refuge for displaced farmworkers. Murphy came to St. Louis in the mid-1930s to teach farmworkers how to organize...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (2): 143–163.
Published: 01 April 2008
... and disruption of habitat by water-powered mills. The development of private fish-ponds as an increasingly important component of American mixed husbandry practices in long-settled areas by the end of the eighteenth century illustrates early American farmers’ ability to successfully adapt to self-wrought changes...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (4): 437–445.
Published: 01 October 2009
... of which stories to tell publicly and which to keep private. The author discusses her own experience telling stories about rural women in the 1970s and the need to give voice to the heritage of rural women, especially of groups that have feared revealing their experiences. She offers examples of historians...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (2): 155–165.
Published: 01 April 2004
... landowner who turned his haciendas into private agricultural experiment stations, conducting research on better methods of growing corn, cotton, wheat, and beans with the labor of his peones. He shared his results through lecture tours and published works in Mexico and traveled extensively in the United...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (4): 513–535.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Ivan Hrstić Abstract The colonate was a long-term system of sharecropping widely used on the eastern coast of the Adriatic Sea, especially in Dalmatia. It was a private-law relationship between a landowner and a tenant, who was usually a peasant with hereditary character, and it was similar...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (3): 293–319.
Published: 01 July 2017
... the power of private utility companies that had controlled water and electric resources for decades. At the same time, however, the hydro-electrification projects exposed the complex relationship between rural life and economic modernization in Puerto Rico and influenced the beginning of a new “reformed...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 373–397.
Published: 01 July 2011
... a much larger number of actors, and concludes by demonstrating that one professor, Theodore Schultz, was in the process of transitioning to a new career in prescriptive policy work with private policy associations that ended up being opposed to the practices and policy goals of some of the farm...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (4): 169–191.
Published: 01 October 2012
... conflicted with developing early-modern ideas of private property and with the growing desire on the part of landlords to increase the profitability of their estates, while the court of the Duchy of Lancaster played a positive role in the process by which these late surviving intercommons were partitioned...
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Published: 01 May 2022
in the central region of the Neuquén Territory. This volume also includes Paramillo de Uspallata (Mendoza), Isla de los Estados (Tierra del Fuego), and the private ranches named Potro Muerto (eastern Córdoba) and San Jorge (northern Córdoba). Photo courtesy of Linda Hall Library of Science, Engineering More
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 January 2011
... 1999, the amount of land used by private farmers rose from 181,000 hectares to 14.3 million during that same period. However, most of private farmers land is leased, and the number of private farms has declined rapidly. Much of the private property in land is in the form of shares, which have...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (1): 124–125.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., it is encouraging that while the amount of agricultural land used by large (former state and collective) farms declined from 209.8 million hectares in 1990 to 161.8 million in late 1999, the amount of land used by private farmers rose from 181,000 hectares to 14.3 million during that same period. However, most...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (2): 515–529.
Published: 01 April 2000
... modernization without the interference of either private power corporations or the responsibilities of membership in an REA co-op. The following oral histories of farm women in North Car? olina describe how farm families regarded electrification and what issues they considered important in their decisions...