man struggled endlessly to get food.
But the forms of this quest have greatly changed.
This exhibition of Agropolis-Museum wants to show the most significant facts of the agro-food development, essentially in the euro-mediterranean region.
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The lenght of these periods is very differentThe pre-agricultural times
correspond to collecting, hunting and fishing. It started approximately 3 million years BP.
The agricultural times
began with the development of agriculture simultaneously at six points in the world. It lasted from 10000 years BP up to the 19th century.
The agro-industrial times
began in England with the industrial revolution. It lasted from the 19th century up to nowadays.