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Agricultural History (2010) 84 (1): 114–115.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Noia Reinhardt Agricultural Research, Livelihoods, and Poverty: Studies of Economic and Social Impact in Six Countries . Michelle Adato and Ruth Meinzen-Dick . © 2010 Agricultural History Society 2010 AgriculturHalistory Winter toyearand evenfrombottleto bottlea,s...
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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 (2023) 97 (3): 414–447.
Published: 01 August 2023
...Helen Anne Curry Abstract The organization of sweet potato research across global regions began in earnest in the 1980s. Leading international institutions, notably the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research, recognized the potential for science-driven development of a “neglected...
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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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Published: 01 August 2023
figure 3. “United Fruit Company Organization” chart showing the new research department under the management of Hartley Rowe, an industrial engineer by training. “Vice-Presidents of the United Fruit Company,” 132. More
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Published: 01 August 2023
figure 5. United Fruit Division of Tropical Research logo, from letterhead used by D. H. Radler, October 7, 1959. Box 23, folder 289, Popenoe Papers, HIBD. Courtesy of Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh. More
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (4): 517–537.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Cameron L. Saffell Abstract This article continues a series about material culture studies and analysis in agricultural history research. Farm implements and machinery collections, even without extensive documentation of their farmer-owners, are wealthy sources of information that bring tangible...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (1): 117–118.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Mary E. Grigsby Opening Windows onto Hidden Lives: Women, Country Life, and Early Rural Sociological Research . By Julie N. Zimmerman and Olaf F. Larson , 2010 . State College : Pennsylvania State University Press , 2011 . 240 pp., $64.95 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-271-03728-8...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (3): 309–336.
Published: 01 July 2008
... historians to recognize that agricultural research pursued in concert with other institutions empowered railroads to address all of these challenges in the period between 1900 and 1930. Copyright 2008 Agricultural History Society 2008 Notes 1 Illinois Central Railroad Research and Development...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (3): 279–307.
Published: 01 July 2001
... ), (Neumunster: Wachholtz, 1992 ) Klaus-Joachim Lorenzen-Schmidt, ed., "Bibliographie europaischer bauerlicher Schreibebiicher," Forschungen zu Bäuerlichen Schreibebüchern/Research on Peasant Diaries Newsletter no. 16 ( 1999 ) Schleswig , Holstein, Denmark, and other northern European...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (2): 195–208.
Published: 01 April 2016
... County Home Demonstration Clubs' Cook Book , 34 , 62 . 23. Fannin County Home Demonstration Clubs' Cook Book , 7 , 80 . 24. Texas Almanac and Industrial Guide 1933 , 52 , 57 . Cookbooks as Resources for Rural Research REBECCA SHARPLESS Cookbooks as printed primary sources can...
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Agricultural History (2004) 78 (4): 389–412.
Published: 01 October 2004
... Fred Bateman and Jeremy Atack, "The Profitability of Northern Agriculture in 1860," Research in Economic History4 ( 1979 ): 87 -126 Jeremy Atack and Fred Bateman, "The ’Egalitarian Ideal’ and the Distribution of Wealth in the Northern Agricultural Community: A Backward Look," Review...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (1): 197–199.
Published: 01 January 2019
... that they were isolated as cane cutters. It can be frustrating, for both author and reader, that there is so little in migrants own voices. In addition, the existence of inter-ethnic connections does not in itself prove alternative understandings of race. However, the book s detailed research in wide-reaching...
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Agricultural History (2014) 88 (4): 619–620.
Published: 01 October 2014
... in the depression-era development of constitutional law. Anne Effland Economic Research Service, USDA 620 ...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (1): 150–151.
Published: 01 January 2011
... and supporting evidence to move the work forward. He might have done better to produce a couple of strong articles that presented his key insights, rather than trying to draw them out into a longer work. Anne B. Effland Economic Research Service, USDA The Oyster Question: Scientists, Watermen, and the Maryland...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (1): 163–165.
Published: 01 January 2016
... in the globalization of food. anne effland Economic Research Service USDA The views expressed in this review are those of the author and should not be interpreted as representing the views of the economic research Service or the uSda. 165 ...
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Published: 01 May 2022
Figure 5. “Dairy Products Build Superior People,” 1933, Century of Progress International Exposition Publications, Crerar MS 226, Hanna Holborn Gray Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library. More
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Published: 01 August 2023
figure 2. A subset of the crop descriptors to be used by plant breeders and other researchers when evaluating sweet potato plants, especially those associated with gene-banked samples. From IBPGR, Genetic Resources of Sweet Potato . Republished by permission of Bioversity International. More
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (2): 201–223.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Madhumita Saha Abstract This article explores the history of agricultural research in independent India in the context of Cold War politics, highlighting recurrent food crises and the drive for national modernization. It looks at the research conducted on rice and wheat at two of India's premier...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (3): 373–397.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Paul Burnett Abstract The oleomargarine controversy was a case of academic freedom in which nineteen researchers resigned from Iowa State College to protest pressure from the dairy industry to change their research findings. This article explores the ways in which the boundaries between science...