TITLE

Farming in Alaska

AUTHOR(S)
Sneed, David
PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
Countryside & Small Stock Journal;Jul/Aug99, Vol. 83 Issue 4, p99
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses agricultural life in Alaska. Effect of weather conditions on the harvest; Impact of global warming and climate fluctuations on the growth of crops; How the Alaskan farmers respond to the situation.
ACCESSION #
1982110

 

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