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Friday Fun Ag Fact: History of Farming and Irrigation


Since the first plants were domesticated, irrigation has played a vital role in the development of agriculture worldwide. Take a whirlwind tour of the history of agriculture and irrigation from ancient times to present day.

Take a look at this great infographic from Seametrics on the history of farming.

 

Infographic by Seametrics 

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