By Jan Bieleman
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It is for these reasons that we have chosen it as the regionalising framework of this book, especially as concerns the era before the 1950’s. The structure of the book The scheme of the book is primarily of a chronological order – the warp: it is divided into four parts, each of them dealing with a very specific period in the long-term history of farming in the Netherlands. In so doing, the chronological set-up of the books is (at least partly) linked to the concept of the ‘secular trend’ as discussed above.
68 Even so, in the 15th century significant quantities of butter and cheese were already being exported from Holland to the German hinterland. Butter and cheese was also shipped in great quantities to England, France and Spain. In addition, the towns in the southern Netherlands (Flemish Brabant) were an important outlet for a large number of beef cattle, 66 Taken an average hectoliter weight of 76 kg. These yields were probably obtained with 2 hl of seed grain per hectare. Priester, ‘Wheat yields in Zeeland’, 1999, p.
E. the period of five decades after 1950, developments in Dutch agriculture took on such a different character that we felt compelled to take a primary sector-like approach. Consequently, in this chapter we will discuus the arable farming sector, the livestock farming sector and the market gardening sector. 2. General map of the Netherlands, indicating the names of the provinces, some important towns and some special regions. 1. Introduction At the end of the Middle Ages in the territory of the northern and southern Netherlands various population densities were found to belong to the highest, as well as to the lowest known in north-western Europe.
Five Centuries of Farming: A Short History of Dutch Agriculture, 1500-2000 (Mansholt Publication Series) by Jan Bieleman