Colonial agricultural production

by Pim, Alan Sir

Publisher: Oxford University Press in London, New York [etc.]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 190 Downloads: 69
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  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Great Britain -- Colonies.

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Bibliographical footnotes.

Statementthe contribution made by native peasants and by foreign enterprise [by] Sir Alan Pim. Issued under the auspices of the Royal Institute of International Affairs.
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LC ClassificationsHD1930.A3 P5
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 190 p.
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL191490M
LC Control Numbera 47002257
OCLC/WorldCa1178446

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The typical colonial family consisted of a mother, father, and four or more children. Men oversaw farming, raising livestock, and hunting with their sons. While men worked in the fields.

women were responsible for taking care of the farmstead. Typical women's chores included cooking, cleaning. THE ORIGINS OF THE COLONIAL ECONOMY • Colonization was simply an extension of the trading ties that existed for over years between Africa and Europe.

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The harvests gathered by colonial farmers included an expansive number of crops: beans, squash, peas, okra, pumpkins, peppers, tomatoes, and peanuts. Maize (corn), and later rice and potatoes were grown in place of wheat and barley which were common European crops that did not take readily to eastern American soil.

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The history of agriculture in the United States covers the period from the first English settlers to the present day. In Colonial America, agriculture was the primary livelihood for 90% of the population, and most towns were shipping points for the export of agricultural farms were geared toward subsistence production for family use.

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For clarity, the paper has been divided into two: Colonial Agricultural Policies – ; and, Post-Independence Agricultural Policies –with each dealing with policies and programmes implemented in the sector during the period and how they affected the lives of the people.

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