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date: 02 June 2020

Domestication, Plant and Animal 

Source:
Berkshire Encyclopedia of World History
Author(s):
D. Bruce DicksonD. Bruce DICKSON

One of the greatest survival techniques of the human population was the domestication of their environment. Domestication, based on human preference, changed the natural behavior and characteristics of the plants and animals they chose to cultivate,. The earliest examples of plant and animal domestication date back hundreds of thousands of years, but the environmental effects of those lifestyle changes are still apparent today. ...

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