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Erosion Demonstration--excellent lesson on land use and environmental impact!

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Montevrain_Park-Urbicus_landscape_architecture-08 « Landscape Architecture Works | Landezine

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Animals You've Never Heard Of - G Edition

Achatina achatina, sometimes called the giant tiger land snail, is known in the United States as being a humungous gastropod from a far-away land, a significant agricultural pest, and a forbidden exotic pet.

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Grants for Beginning Female Farmers

As a beginning female farmer, you can readily find grant funding opportunities to meet your needs. Each grant source has specific objectives it intends to fulfill. Explore each grant's objectives and ...

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Living Off the Grid: How Much Land Do You Need

Check out Living Off the Grid: How Much Land Do You Need? by Pioneer Settler at http://pioneersettler.com/how-much-of-land-do-you-need-to-live-off-the-grid/

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Acknowledging women's role in the sustainable food movement

Patriotic Poster ★ Women's Land Army of the U.S. Crop Corps Recruitment Poster from 1943 World War II, Pitch in and Help! Join the Women's Land Army of the U.S. Crop Corps, text over a collage women with Women's Land Army armbands performing assorted farm

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Detail of nomad's silk embroidery, 19th century, from the Karakalpaks (Qaraqalpaqs), a Turkic people who now live mostly near the Aral Sea. (Many rural Karakalpaks have been seriously affected by the desiccation of the Aral Sea, which has destroyed the local fishing industry along with much of the grazing and agricultural land in the north of the delta. Karakalpaks have nowhere to go. The majority of Karakalpakstan is occupied by desert.)

Detail of nomad's silk embroidery, 19th century, from the Karakalpaks (Qaraqalpaqs), a Turkic people who now live mostly near the Aral Sea. (Many rural Karakalpaks have been seriously affected by the desiccation of the Aral Sea, which has destroyed the local fishing industry along with much of the grazing and agricultural land in the north of the delta. Karakalpaks have nowhere to go. The majority of Karakalpakstan is occupied by desert.)

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Such a beautiful photo. Frameworthy don't ya think?

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During both World Wars, many civilian women took up jobs in agriculture, replacing those men who went to war. The women who worked for the Women's Land Army (WLA) were commonly known as Land Girls. In forestry, Women's Timber Corps were known as Lumber Jills. At the height of the First World War the Land Army had a full-time membership of 23,000 members. The number exceeded 80,000 during the Second World War.

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