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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_agriculture

The history of agriculture records the domestication of plants and animals and the development ... Studies of the transition from hunter-gatherer to agricultural societies indicate an antecedent period .... In New Guinea, ancient Papuan peoples began practicing agriculture around 7,000 BC, domesticating sugarcane and taro.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neolithic_Revolution

The Neolithic Revolution or Neolithic Demographic Transition, sometimes called the ... These societies radically modified their natural environment by means of .... Early agriculture is believed to have originated and become widespread in ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Agrarian_society

An agrarian society (or agricultural society) is any society whose economy is based on ... Small-scale agriculture also likely arose independently in early Neolithic contexts in India (rice) and Southeast Asia (taro). However, full dependency on ...

www.britannica.com/topic/agriculture/Early-agricultural-societies

origins of agriculture - Early agricultural societies: In the Old World, settled life developed on the higher ground from Iran to Anatolia and the Levant and in China ...

www.thenagain.info/WebChron/Glossary/EarlyAg.N.html

I. The Agricultural Revolution. A. Domestication of Plants; B. Domestication of Animals. II. Changes in Society. A. Social Structure. 1. Again, gender divisions, but ...

www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/08/090817073502.htm

Aug 18, 2009 ... Massive burning of forests for agriculture thousands of years ago may ... Those early societies likely relied on slash-and-burn techniques to ...

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/History_of_agriculture

Oct 26, 2015 ... 1 Origins of agriculture; 2 Ancient agriculture ... transition away from purely hunter -gatherer societies, in some areas, began many thousands of ...

en.wikibooks.org/wiki/World_History/Ancient_Civilizations

Early nomadic hunter-gatherers lived off that land and had a minimal effect on the  ...

genographic.nationalgeographic.com/development-of-agriculture

Out of agriculture, cities and civilizations grew, and because crops and ... paddy fields, discovered in eastern China in 2007, reveal evidence of ancient cultivation ... spread of agriculture into Europe, helping to revolutionize Stone Age society.

www.softschools.com/notes/ap_world_history/inventions_in_early_agricultural_societies_c10,000bce_3000bce

AP Concept: 1.2 The Neolithic Revolution and Early Agricultural Societies ... The advent of agriculture contributed tocultural and technological changes in ...