Agrarianism
Agrarianism has two common meanings. The first meaning refers to a social philosophy or political philosophy which values rural society as superior to urban society, the independent farmer as superio...
Northern Enclosure: Alaska's One-House Town, Home To Hundreds
The drive through the single-lane tunnel can feel suffocating, but it's liberating for Whittier's residents, who arrange their lives by the tunnel's timetable -- cars can only cross once an hour in ei...
Agriculturalism
Agriculturalism, also known as the School of Agrarianism, the School of Agronomists, the School of Tillers, and in Chinese as the Nongjia (農家/农家), was an early agrarian Chinese philosophy that advocat...
List of agrarian parties
This is a list of agrarian parties, that is, parties which explicitly rely on farmers as their main constituency and/or adhere to some form of agrarianism.For a list of parties called Agrarian Party, ...
Agricultural cooperative
An agricultural cooperative, also known as a farmers' co-op, is a cooperative where farmers pool their resources in certain areas of activity.A broad typology of agricultural cooperatives distinguishe...
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Rural community development
Rural community development encompasses a range of approaches and activities that aim to improve the welfare and livelihoods of people living in rural areas. As a branch of community development, thes...
Rural area
In general, a rural area is a geographic area that is located outside cities and towns. The Health Resources and Services Administration of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services defines th...
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Rural parliament
Rural parliaments are forums for discussion and debate, often established to give voice to rural populations of the country, to influence policy and practice and to develop networks between those in r...
Northern Enclosure: Alaska's One-House Town, Home To Hundreds
The drive through the single-lane tunnel can feel suffocating, but it's liberating for Whittier's residents, who arrange their lives by the tunnel's timetable -- cars can only cross once an hour in ei...
Rural Alliances
Rural Alliances is an international project funded by the European Union through the Interreg North West Europe European Regional Development Fund IVB funding scheme aimed at bringing rural businesse...
Economy of affection
The Economy of Affection is term introduced by Göran Hydén to describe a network of interactions, communications and support among certain peasant groups in parts of East Africa. These groups, identif...
Agricultural economics
Agricultural economics originally applies the principles of economics to the production of crops and livestock — a discipline known as agronomics. Agronomics was a branch of economics that specificall...
Land Settlement Association
The Land Settlement Association was a UK Government scheme set up in 1934, with help from the charities Plunkett Foundation and Carnegie Trust, to re-settle unemployed workers from depressed industria...
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Aaron Sapiro
Aaron Leland Sapiro (1884–1959) was an American cooperative activist and lawyer and major leader of the farmers' movement during the 1920s. One of the many issues he spoke on was cooperative grain mar...
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Self-sufficiency
Self-sufficiency (also called self-containment) is the state of not requiring any aid, support, or interaction, for survival; it is therefore a type of personal or collective autonomy. On a national s...
Rural poverty
Rural poverty refers to poverty found in rural areas, including factors of rural society, rural economy, and rural political systems that give rise to the poverty found there. Rural poverty is often d...
Harvest festival
A harvest festival is an annual celebration that occurs around the time of the main harvest of a given region. Given the differences in climate and crops around the world, harvest festivals can be fou...
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Husbandman
A husbandman in England in the medieval and early modern period was a free tenant farmer or small landowner. The social status of a husbandman was below that of a yeoman. The meaning of "husband" in t...
Husbandman - Wikipedia
Religion and agriculture
Religion and agriculture have been closely associated since neolithic times and the development of early Orphic religions based upon fertility and the seasons.