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Sources of the Nile Formation of the Senegal Rice cultivation Route of the canal.
the name of the Nile ... On the banks of the river dwelled people who were among
the first to cultivate the arts of agriculture and to use the plow. The basin is ...
At the time of Shen Nung, there were so many people that the wild animals and
birds became inadequate for people's wants, and therefore Shen Nung taught
the people to cultivate. As for the origin of cultivated plants, the problem was ...
Forty-six species cultivation and varieties are being grown at the Arnold
Arboretum of Harvard University. ... A hybrid developed near Paris in 1 820 is
undoubtedly one of the most widely cultivated ornamentals — M. soulangiana is
a large ...
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