Slides in this set
Characteristics of traditional farming
Scattered plots commercial fruits
Narrow twisting roads
Thin alkaline soils
Terraced hillsides no water for irrigation
High Summer temps deforestation
Drought in Summer
High mtns. For sheep and
Wheat and vegetables on
Isolated hill top village…read more
What is Latifundia?
How is the land organised?
· Latifundia This a system that describes
how farms were traditionally organised.
The land was divided into large estates
and owned by absentee landlords who
lived away from Mezz in cities. Peasant
farmers rented plots which were often
small and scattered.…read more