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The science of taming the land to grow crops and raise animals for food, clothing or other products.
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the cultivation of the soil for any aspect of farming or horticulture.
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A particular success for BI in 2018 was the development of its Agri-Smart solution aimed at cooperatives in the agricultural industry. Agri-Smart allows BI to be an enabler for cooperatives in remote regions, and thereby support farmers with the best products at a fast turnaround, while maintaining excellent price levels.
A fight picked with the agricultural industry is by implication a fight picked with the whole of rural Wales.
Recently, the state launched the $5 Alaska Grown, Five Month Challenge to help grow the agricultural industry. The program, promoted in stores such as Wal-Mart, Fred Meyer, and Carrs-Safeway, encouraged people to spend $5 per week on Alaska-grown products from June through October.
LiNiu Network is currently internally testing its LiNiu B2C electronic trading platform, which will be focused on the Chinese agricultural industry; in particular, helping to create solutions with respect to the "Three Rural Issues" (agriculture / rural / farmers) to help facilitate the future development and growth of the 900m people in China tied to the agricultural industry.
"Houghall has an amazing history of teaching and preparing young people for a career in the agricultural industry and it's wonderful to be able to offer this level of study once again.
Divided into sections based on various diverse sectors in the agriculture market, the chapter provides insight into each market's agricultural industry, centred on sector forecasts to end-2019 for the consumption, production and trade of key commodities.
We also continued to demonstrate leadership in the agricultural industry through the implementation of methods and processes for data generation and assessment in pollinator health studies in collaboration with others in the agricultural industry.
"We intend to boost agricultural development in the dairy, fruit, fodder, ornamental, pork and coffee industries to continue to revitalize the agricultural industry into a strong and prosperous one," said Agriculture Secretary Myrna Comas.
Ten Eyck (2000) revealed that media coverage of the agricultural industry tend to focus on stories involving crisis situations.
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The seminar with Prince Charles is a follow-up to an event held by the Fresh Start Initiative in 2011 which identified the increasing difficulty faced by new entrants to the agricultural industry in progressing their careers.

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