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Geography of the world"s agriculture

V. C. Finch

Geography of the world"s agriculture

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- Statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby V.C. Finch and O.E. Baker.
    GenreStatistics.
    SeriesU.S. Dept. of Agriculture. Office of the Secretary. Contribution from Office of Farm Management, Contribution from Office of Farm Management
    ContributionsBaker, O. E. 1883-1949, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS439 .F6, S439 .F6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination149 p. incl. maps.
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18284322M
    LC Control Number18000249

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    However, the students of an introductory course in the subject need not be bogged down by this multiplicity of the views. The Arctic Ocean, north of Russia, is frozen for most of the time. Mean temperatures and rainfall Source: Australian bureau of meteorology. Within this climate, plants and animals have evolved on a geographically remote continent, through a time of a slowly drying climate, combined with continuing high variability. Research interests in specific regions have declined, and relatively few geographers now identify themselves as experts on a particular part of the world.

    For instance, meteorologists and climatologists believe how the interaction of atmospheric components influences weather and climate. Grass lands and Plains are also important part of this region. In coastal West Africa, farmers, usually women, plant corn soon after the first rains of the growing season. These climate-controlled farms enable a country located a scant thousand miles from the Arctic Circle to be a global leader in exports of a fair-weather fruit: the tomato.


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