Plant Agriculture Selected and introduced by Janick Jules and Others San Francisco: Freeman (1970), pp. 246, £2.10

@article{Stevenson1971PlantAS,
  title={Plant Agriculture Selected and introduced by Janick Jules and Others San Francisco: Freeman (1970), pp. 246, £2.10},
  author={G. C. Stevenson},
  journal={Experimental Agriculture},
  year={1971},
  volume={7},
  pages={363 - 363}
}
Plant agriculture concerns the cultivation of useful plants, and it is remarkable that although profound changes have occurred in our technology and social organization since the beginning of recorded history, there has been little change in the basic crops that sustain us. Almost all of them were domesticated by our early ancestors and their exploitation has developed along with our civilization. Certainly there have been plenty of changes in the techniques of crop production and utilization…