„Bukowinaer Landwirthschaftliche Blätter” (1897–1914),
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„Bukowinaer Landwirthschaftliche Blätter” (1897–1914), a Journal about the Economic Life of Bukovina

Author(s): Ștefănița-Mihaela Ungureanu
Subject(s): Economy, Cultural history, Agriculture, Communication studies, 19th Century, Pre-WW I & WW I (1900 -1919)
Published by: Editura Academiei Române
Keywords: Bukovina; economy; economic journal; agriculture; domestic industry;

Summary/Abstract: The periodical “Bukowinaer Landwirthschaftliche Blätter”/“Bukovinian Economic Journal” appeared in Chernivtsi between 1897 and 1914, being the first and only publication of its kind in Bukovina, until the outbreak of the First World War. It appeared at the initiative of the Society for Agriculture of the Duchy of Bukovina. The content is structured, in large part, according to the model of the German periodicals of the time and it includes official information and announcements from the authorities on economic topics (usually communicated by the Council of Agriculture of the Country of Bukovina), announcements to readers, information on the activity of the Association for Agriculture and its members, data on the situation of schools with an agricultural/ agronomy profile in Bukovina. The purpose of this publication was to popularize accounts from all branches of the economy, namely about land cultivation, animal husbandry, dairy farming, gardening, tree growing, forestry, hunting, wood processing and recovery, domestic industry etc.

  • Issue Year: 57/2021
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 507-517
  • Page Count: 11
  • Language: Romanian