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Resources

http://awaytogarden.com/

History of Gardening compiled by Michael Garafalo.
http://www.gardendigest.com/timegl.htm#Start

Lots of his links are broken. But this one wasn’t
http://www.bioworldusa.com/history-of-agriculture.html

Hmm. Neolithic period. 10-20,000 years ago–
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neolithic_Agricultural_Revolution

UNM library? The Genius of China: 3,000 Years of Science, Discovery, and Invention by Robert Temple and Joseph Needham.

Garafalo linked to a site [ http://www.soupsong.com/frice.html ] that had these along the sidebar:

A new spring begins
the same old wealth–about
two quarts of rice


Oh bush warblers!
Now you’ve shit all over
my rice cake on the porch

–Matsuo Basho (1644-1694), from Haiku