Connection of farming and the landscape forming in the Benedictines

Magyar Veronika: Connection of farming and the landscape forming in the Benedictines. In: Agrár- és vidékfejlesztési szemle, (6) 1. pp. 88-92. (2011)

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Where the orders settled, they began the landscape forming. The monks ensured their livelihoods, by forming the landscape, using it rationally. The settlement of the particular orders and during the following centuries, one aspect was to ensure their livelihoods. The position influenced their scope of activities, including their impact, on the landscape. The Benedictines laid a great emphasis on farming, and the adapting to the conditions, and onto its maximum utilisation. The wish of St. Benedict was, that his followers settle down on a place, and make their environment human, as a result, the Benedictines cultivated land across Hungary, drained swamps, made purposeful farming, created flourishing agriculture. The agriculture and the landscape forming is closely contacted to each other, Pannonhalma, Tihany and the other estates are good examples.

Item Type: Article
Heading title: Agricultural economics and rural development
Journal or Publication Title: Agrár- és vidékfejlesztési szemle
Date: 2011
Volume: 6
Number: 1
ISSN: 1788-5345
Page Range: pp. 88-92
Language: English
Publisher: Szegedi Tudományegyetem Mezőgazdasági Kar
Place of Publication: Szeged
Event Title: Traditions, innovation, sustainability (2011) (Hódmezővásárhely)
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Benedek-rend - gazdálkodás, Szerzetesrend - bencés - mezőgazdaság
Additional Information: Bibliogr.: 92. p. ; ill. ; összefoglalás angol nyelven
Subjects: 04. Agricultural sciences
04. Agricultural sciences > 04.01. Agriculture, forestry and fisheries
05. Social sciences
05. Social sciences > 05.07. Social and economic geography
Date Deposited: 2022. Jun. 29. 11:53
Last Modified: 2022. Jun. 29. 11:53

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