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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (2): 127–146.
Published: 01 April 2005
... the latest medical advances to rural populations. For example, in the 1970s a team of cardiologists in Wichita established a system of mobile echocardiography units that went to hospitals in Kansas and in neighboring states. In addition, the physicians themselves conducted regular clinics at these facilities...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (1): 114–115.
Published: 01 January 2009
... the grounds be kept for the advantage of the home team? Those have been and remain, though to a lesser degree today, realistic questions about the ethics of the game of baseball. Such questions have been asked since the Knickerbockers firstplayed and lost on their home grounds. Home teams have a better...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (1): 1–20.
Published: 01 January 2011
... to allow more sustained play. Why the game changed in precisely this manner is one of 5 Agricultural History Winter those cultural phenomena that are hard to explain, but it is not so difficult to tell when the new game took hold. As early as the 1830s, teams began to incorporate these rules, little...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (1): 121–145.
Published: 01 February 2023
... the larger-coned females. For over a century, a team of scientists have hand selected and crossbred the plants in this field ( fig. 1 ). These hops—a key ingredient in the flavor, aroma, and preservation of beer—offer England a library of plant material essential to British ale. figure 1...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 January 2009
...John Opie Ogallala Blue: Water and Life on the High Plains . William Ashworth . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 2009 Book Reviews the local grounds. The Murphy brothers, John and Tom, played a vital role in developing the home grounds for teams inNew York, Pittsburgh...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (1): 146–147.
Published: 01 January 2015
... of Bob Feller, as a money-hungry boy from a mechanized Iowa farm who capitalized on popular nostalgia for a vanishing agrarian America; the remarkable history of the early post World War II Milroy team, which competed fiercely with other little towns in southwestern Minnesota and eventually won a state...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (1): 138–140.
Published: 01 January 2007
... to thefactthattheirfunctionws erenotfullyunderstoodT. he editors hopeto correctthisdeficiencyT.he grids,forwhichtherewasno universally acceptedtheorys,uggestedan interdisciplinartyeam. The team leaders,Doolittle and Neely,firstreviewedthe hypotheses posed by previousobserversof thegrids.Guy R. Stewart,a soil scientist withthe...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (2): 249–250.
Published: 01 April 2013
... through and write about New Zealand as a case study for abstract global hypotheses such as ecological imperialism, this team has a homegrown hypothesis. It is framed by observing carefully the historical transformation of their own place from a landscape with little grass, to a place so predominated...
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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (1): 113–114.
Published: 01 January 2009
... advantages? Should the grounds provide equal opportunity towin or should the grounds be kept for the advantage of the home team? Those have been and remain, though to a lesser degree today, realistic questions about the ethics of the game of baseball. Such questions have been asked since the Knickerbockers...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (2): 275–276.
Published: 01 April 2016
... to the land, faith, independence, technology, and markets all chapters that give the reader insight into what agriculture means to the farmers interviewed. Wuthnow surveyed farmers, large- and small-scale, wealthy and marginal, in the Midwest, south, and Far West. He and his research team interviewed two...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (1): 130–131.
Published: 01 January 2011
... engineering projects of that era, this one did not consider until it was too late that a biologist, agronomist, or soil scientist might be added to the team. Moreover, Ford was in a hurry, as always. The arbitrary pressure that he imposed on his men in Brazil helped generate bitter personal animosities among...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (2): 545–568.
Published: 01 April 2000
... 1929, ROSA-GC 26 Excerpts from the 1929 Annual Report, Horse Association of America, 6 W. R. Hauser to Wayne Dinsmore, 31 October 1927, ROSA-GC J. O. Williams, "Horses Used in Big Teams Give Flexible Power and Cut Costs," 1927 Yearbook of Agriculture, 1928, 384 - 85 27 Wayne Dinsmore...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (4): 755–757.
Published: 01 October 2019
... their radicalism and thereafter formulated a process of the agrarian revolution that consisted of five phases, as reflected in DeMare s five chapters: dispatching work teams to the countryside to start land reform, encouraging poor peasants to speak their bitterness under landlordism, identifying class status...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (3): 271–278.
Published: 01 July 2001
... farmer, and young Lawrence assisted on the family land. As a teenager, Svobida helped to husk corn for a neighbor and was particularly skilled at this task. He boasts in his book that he was a champion husker and had once husked so much corn that two separate teams of horses had become stuck in the field...
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Agricultural History (2011) 85 (1): 131–133.
Published: 01 January 2011
... to the team. Moreover, Ford was in a hurry, as always. The arbitrary pressure that he imposed on his men in Brazil helped generate bitter personal animosities among them. And finally, Ford refused to recognize the massive corruption of his men and their Brazilian contacts, just as he refused to recognize...
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Agricultural History (2019) 93 (2): 311–340.
Published: 01 April 2019
... team members, the agency made selections not only on the basis of technical qualifications and personal suitability, but also on the basis of the individual applicant s family situation. Men with large families or partners apprehensive about living in an under-developed country were left off...
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Agricultural History (2023) 97 (2): 273–310.
Published: 01 May 2023
.... Ultimately Ferrell and Daniels's vision for an agricultural program focused on bottom-up extension work was ignored, and the RF and Mexican government followed Stakman's recommendations. Stakman's survey team rejected grassroots extension work and recommended an exclusively top-down approach focused...
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Agricultural History (2012) 86 (4): 280–281.
Published: 01 October 2012
... that proved commercially unviable. Later, the botanist K. W. van Gorkom took over the Dutch project, appointed an advisory team, transformed Dutch East Indies research, and contributed to the professionalization of colonial science. Ultimately, Dutch entrepreneurs dominated the European cinchona market...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (4): 562–563.
Published: 01 October 2013
... de los Andes Seeds of Sustainability: Lessons from the Birthplace of the Green Revolution in Agriculture. Edited by Pamela A. Matson. Washington, DC: Island Press, 2012. 332 pp., $45.00, paperback, ISBN 978-1-59726-525-6. A compilation of years of research by an interdisciplinary team of scientists...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (3): 328–350.
Published: 01 July 2018
... increased by 48 percent due to the need for skilled laborers, so that the proportion of African workers to Europeans fell dramatically; Vellut, “Mining in the Belgian Congo,” 138 13. In the 1950s, for example, Diamang created mobile work teams of between thirty and fifty laborers to address...