Agricultural Development In The Late 1800s

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The agricultural development in the United States evolved tremendously during the late 1700s to mid-1800s around 1840. Farmers from different regions started to transport goods from one another. The new systems of transportation and farming machinery allowed the transition from labor driven farming. Farmers and their families started to migrate to regions to work in the factories with more productive and were less labor driven (Brinkley, 2007). In the northwest region the population increased therefore, the demand for food did as well. The regions were simultaneously increasing production and profits for each other. The Northwest region depended heavily on the northeast for purchasing most of their products and the Northeast region depended
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