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2015-02-28 10:27:35

As we continue to grow our cities, our creature counterparts will have to adapt - and they already are.

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2015-02-23 12:18:31

Even nomadic cattle herders in Kenya are jumping on the smartphone boat as researchers design an app that can show them where the best grazing land is.

2015-02-23 08:32:02

Panel of Experts from Nine Cities to Advise Pittsburgh as Part of Yearlong Fellowship Program PITTSBURGH, Feb.

2015-02-17 08:35:58

PORTLAND, Oregon, February 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research Beam adds a report titled "Global Blood Bank Industry 2015 Market Research Report [http://www.researchbeam.com/global-blood-bank-industry-2015-market

2015-02-16 23:01:15

The Lettuce Dream organization recently received a donation of three acres of land to start the construction of two hydroponic greenhouses that will provide fresh, locally grown produce for the

2015-02-12 23:03:57

Hot San Diego-based shop works with Vail Resorts and other Active and Outdoor Lifestyle brands; says decision was based on “clients, attitude and how our brand is reflected in the locales we

2015-02-12 12:29:41

Preservation Board Approves $30 Million Investment in Saving Farmland for 2015 HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb.

2015-02-10 08:25:54

BANGALORE, February 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Zinnov, a leading globalization and market expansion advisory firm, today released its latest report which highlights how the

2015-01-20 23:04:48

With a lengthy average commute time of 37.8 minutes, Eagle Mountain earns last place on the report.


Latest Human geography Reference Libraries

Integrated farming
2013-09-20 13:33:38

Integrated farming is the practice of growing crops and raising livestock simultaneously. Integrated farming is diversification at its best. One intense example of integrated farming can be found in China where fish farming has been integrated with raising livestock, along with growing agricultural crops, such as vegetables. Other examples of integrated farming include using pigs to clear fields of rocks and roots prior to planting a crop. Poultry is used to clean up rotten fruit and...

Hill Farming
2013-08-05 10:40:24

Hill farming is a particular piece of land for grazing sheep and cattle. This form of farming is used particularly by the farmers of the UK in the higher elevations. Farmers do not have access to winter fodder for the cattle; therefore, sheep farms are typical for such areas. Due to this restricted access, farmers move the herds to lower elevations for feeding. These specific farms are found in the North and South-Western areas of England, as well as the highlands of Scotland. The harsh...

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