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Roman farm management

the treatises of Cato and Varro

by Cato the Elder

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Published by Macmillian Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    Preface signed: F.H. [i.e. Fairfax Harrison]

    Statementdone into English, with notes of modern instances, by a Virginia farmer.
    ContributionsVarro, Marcus Terentius., Harrison, Fairfax, 1869-1938.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 365 p.
    Number of Pages365
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13541449M
    LC Control Number13013061
    OCLC/WorldCa2022055

    Horse Pasture Management begins with coverage of the structure, function and nutritional value of plants, continuing into identification of pasture plants. Management of soil and plants in a pasture is covered next, followed by horse grazing behavior, feed choices of horses, management of grazing horses, and how to calculate how many horses should be grazing . Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My libraryMissing: Farm Management.

    Editions for Farm Management: (Hardcover published in ), (Hardcover published in ), X (Hardcover published in Marcus Terentius Varro (/ təˈrɛnʃiəs ˈværoʊ /; –27 BC) was an ancient Roman scholar and writer. He is sometimes called Varro Reatinus to distinguish him from his younger contemporary Varro Atacinus. Extant works. Known lost works. 5 Further reading. 6 External links. Varro was born in or near Reate (now Rieti) to a family.

    Marcus Porcius Cato (/ ˈ k eɪ t oʊ /; – BC), also known as Cato the Elder (Latin: Cato Major), the Censor (Censorius), the Wise (Sapiens), and the Ancient (Priscus), was a Roman soldier, senator and historian known for his conservatism and opposition to Hellenization. He was the first to write history in epithet "Elder" distinguishes him from his equally famous Battles/wars: Second Punic War, Roman-Syrian War. Roman farms were of different sizes. A large farm could cover about hectares. Land was either bought, or given to citizens as a reward for going to war in the Roman Army. Slaves were often used to work on farms as they were a cheap source of labour. Roman farmers faced various problems, including slaves who often rebelled.


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