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Plantation

  • By: Andrew Jackson Waskey
  • In: Green Food: An A-to-Z Guide
  • Edited by: Dustin Mulvaney & Paul Robbins
  • Subject:Environmental Technology, Policy & Management, Environmental Policy

Plantations are large farms growing a single crop that is sold for cash. They are established in areas that can produce a marketable cash crop. They often use large numbers of laborers, which enables the crop grown to achieve benefits from ...

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