agronomy

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Agronomy

The science of soil management for producing crops destined for food, feed, fibre and fuel.

agronomy

the study of the cultivation of field crops, with particular emphasis on improving their productivity and qualitative features.
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The objective of this study was to evaluate effects of seed rate on agronomical traits of winter rapeseed cultivar (Brassica napus L.
It was recommended that the production of pulses was much less than its potential and, therefore, agricultural departments of the provincial governments should plan to increase their production especially through improvement in agronomical practices and inter-cropping with other crops.
In addition to agronomical practices, breeding programs can also resolve these problems [13].
The plant growth involves various environmental and agronomical factors, such as water, temperature, light, nutrients, and etc [35,55,56].
The proposed use-case agricultural robots (where key proximal sensing technologies will be implemented) will allow revolutionary and conclusive decision making to optimize vineyard management and to drive agronomical fundamental decisions according to grape yield estimation, plant growth monitoring, water status, and berry composition assessment.
Effects of Nitrogen and Potassium Fertilizers on some Agronomical and Morphologic Features of Flue Cured Tobacco Variety K326.
Provision of sanitation facilities for households, schools and the public in urban poor areas; Delivery of pro-poor sanitation financing for accessing affordable and improved sanitation infrastructure; Definition of a sustainable fecal sludge management and safe reuse strategy; Promotion of collaboration with the private sector to identify and market affordable and consumer-friendly sanitation technologies; Dissemination of targeted information, education and communication to promote betterhygiene practices; and Generation and dissemination of knowledge products covering the whole sanitation chain through collaboration with agronomical research institutions.
By this means we hope to define new halotolerant mutants probably due to loss of function (hypomorfic) which might serve in the future to design biotechnological strategies with other plant species of agronomical interest to improve salt tolerance.
It is desirable to develop techniques of agronomical cultivation to improve essential oil products and their specific compounds.
Based on results obtained demonstrating improved yield potential and performance under rain-fed conditions in northeast Brazil, the companies expanded their activity in order to accelerate development of best performing varieties and agronomical practices suitable for commercial scale production.