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Agriculture of Northern Africa

Cline J. Warren

Agriculture of Northern Africa

by Cline J. Warren

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa,
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Africa.,
    • Africa -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by Cline J. Warren and Carolee Santmyer].
      SeriesERS-foreign ;, 128
      ContributionsSantmyer, Carolee, 1936-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD2117 .W3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 56 p. :
      Number of Pages56
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL239107M
      LC Control Numberagr65000296
      OCLC/WorldCa674548

      In the British South Africa Company hands over the administration of Northern Rhodesia to the British government, but the company is allowed to retain the mineral rights in the colony. The Copper Belt brings increased European involvement in Northern Rhodesia, where efforts to encourage agricultural settlement have been largely unsuccessful. The essays in “Agriculture in Africa – Telling Myths from Facts” aim to set the record straight. They exploit newly gathered, nationally representative, geo-referenced information at the household and plot level, from six African by: 5.

      North Africa. A Moroccan proverb says: M â kainsh el-kal â m cala ettac â m, "Where there is food, there is no talking."Indeed, as a sign of respect for the food that God has provided and the host or hostess has served, North Africans consider it impolite to converse while eating. The food itself, however, does not remain silent. Food talks. Lost Crops of Africa: Volume II: The earliest emigrants out of Africa—long before agriculture—found new foods on their journeys, but at home there was a contraction of agrodiversity as farming increasingly focused attention on those plants most practical as mass-suppliers of food in the greatest number of places. The book assesses.

      Defining Africa's northern bulge, the Sahara makes up 25 percent of the continent. The Sahara has a number of distinct physical features, including ergs, regs, hamadas, and oases. Erg s, which cover 20 percent of the Sahara, are sand dune s that stretch for hundreds of kilometers at heights of more than meters (1, feet). The Roman province of Africa became a major agricultural supplier of wheat, olives, and olive oil to imperial Rome via exorbitant taxation. Two centuries later, Rome brought the Berber kingdoms of Numidia and Mauretania under its authority. In the 's AD, Vandals invaded North Africa and Rome lost her territories. The Berber kingdoms subsequently regained their independence.


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