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Unformatted text preview: but not enough to sell products as well, for example many farmers in LEDCs run subsistence farms Arable farming: this is the farming of plants (crops), for example wheat or apples Pastoral farming: this is the farming of livestock, for example sheep, salmon or dairy cows Shifting cultivation: this is the process by which people take land to use for agriculture, but then abandon it after a short time (because the land is used up), for example areas of the Amazon rainforest are cleared for cow grazing, only for the soil to be eroded and therefore infertile Nomadic pastoralism: when communities of people do not live in one settlement, but travel around following herds of animals, for example when North American Indian tribes followed buffalo herds...
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2012 for the course AG 2373 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Texas State.
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