The Resource Agriculture

Agriculture

Label
Agriculture
Title
Agriculture
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An exploration of the transformative impact of inventions and discoveries in agriculture. Features include fact boxes, sidebars, biographies, and a timeline, glossary, list of recommended reading and Web sites, and index"--Provided by publisher
Dewey number
630
Index
index present
LC call number
S494.5.I5
LC item number
A3262 2009
Literary form
non fiction
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World Book, Inc
Series statement
Inventions and discoveries
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  • Agricultural innovations
  • Agriculture
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Agriculture
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
The domestication of plants and animals -- The hoe -- The plow -- Irrigation -- Crop rotation -- The water mill and water wheel -- The windmill -- The horse harness -- The seed drill -- The Norfolk system -- The cotton gin -- The steel plow -- The reaper -- The grain elevator -- The tractor -- Fertilizer -- Hybrid crops -- Pesticides -- Genetically modified food -- Important dates in agriculture
Control code
15456430
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780716603856
Lccn
2008040642
System control number
(Sirsi) 1629813
Label
Agriculture
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
The domestication of plants and animals -- The hoe -- The plow -- Irrigation -- Crop rotation -- The water mill and water wheel -- The windmill -- The horse harness -- The seed drill -- The Norfolk system -- The cotton gin -- The steel plow -- The reaper -- The grain elevator -- The tractor -- Fertilizer -- Hybrid crops -- Pesticides -- Genetically modified food -- Important dates in agriculture
Control code
15456430
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780716603856
Lccn
2008040642
System control number
(Sirsi) 1629813

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