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Evidence of small scale agriculture from ~23,000 years ago found in Israel

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  • shunyadragon
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    There is along history of Neolithic culture using genetic selection to come up with new strains of crops like corn, flax, rice, and other fruits, vegetables and grains. It is likely that the beginnings of cultivation is older.

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  • rogue06
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    Originally posted by Bill the Cat View Post
    You cheeky blighter...
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  • Bill the Cat
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    Originally posted by rogue06 View Post
    And nearly four times older than the planet!

    You cheeky blighter...

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  • rogue06
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    Originally posted by shunyadragon View Post
    Interesting!!

    This discovery doubles the age of the earliest proto-agriculture.
    And nearly four times older than the planet!

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  • shunyadragon
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    Originally posted by KingsGambit View Post
    This wasn't large scale by any means but this does predate any previously found examples of farming by thousands of years.

    http://www.sci-news.com/archaeology/...ael-03052.html
    Interesting!!

    This discovery doubles the age of the earliest proto-agriculture.
    Last edited by shunyadragon; 07-29-2015, 08:47 AM.

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  • Evidence of small scale agriculture from ~23,000 years ago found in Israel

    This wasn't large scale by any means but this does predate any previously found examples of farming by thousands of years.

    http://www.sci-news.com/archaeology/...ael-03052.html

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