Unformatted text preview: In the readings and lectures we learned about three different types of farming, horticulture, which was a smaller version of farming for local communities. This allowed for them to survive in their natural habitats. Agriculture was farming on larger plots of land with advanced irrigations and fertilization. Examples of agriculture can be seen in my different civilizations like the Natufian. They were always collecting grass, barley and sickle. We learned that most of their people thrived on wild grass. Also, there were the pastoralists. They moved with their pastors. Many pastoralists could be seen still today in central Asia. If it weren’t for farming, none of our dining commons would be filled with the fresh food that it is today!...
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course ANTHRO 150 taught by Professor Sugerman during the Fall '08 term at UMass (Amherst).
- Fall '08