AGRICULTURE. Chapter 11. What Is Agriculture, and Where Did Agriculture Begin?. The purposeful tending of crops and raising of livestock in order to produce food and fiber . Economic Activities. Primary economic activities : Products closest to the ground
The purposeful tending of crops and raising of livestock in order to produce food and fiber
Dominant Land Survey Systems in the U.S.
Commercial agriculture: Large-scale farming and ranching operations that employ vast land bases, large mechanized equipment, factory-type labor forces, and the latest technology
Farmland in danger of being suburbanized as cities expand