agriculture

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Agriculture

The science of taming the land to grow crops and raise animals for food, clothing or other products.

agriculture

the cultivation of the soil for any aspect of farming or horticulture.
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Rather than relying on cheap migrant labour, is it beyond the capabilities of the agricultural sector to recruit from our own available workforce?
support the funds needed to ensure the biosecurity of farm animals in the agricultural sector, construction, reconstruction or overhaul of the necessary buildings.
Such laudable programme, directives and other initiatives of the government in the agricultural sector are needed in the housing and construction sector to expedite development.
The Nigerian agricultural sector is the country's largest employer, providing work for about 70 per cent of the country's labour force and accounting for 23.
The minister said these efforts have helped to "accelerate the pace of private investment in this sector which has reached 58% of all investments made in the agricultural sector during the last 5 years.
The minister also stressed her ministry's keenness to promote investment in the agricultural sector, in coordination with the Ministry of Agriculture.
In that case, the major strategy would be how to make the agricultural sector attractive to the educated and young labor force.
ySFAHAN (CyHAN)- Agricultural sector could play a key role in the economy of Iran and Azerbaijan as both countries need to become less dependent on oil as far as government revenues go, an Iranian minister said.
We have analysed the situation of the agricultural sector, we have pinpointed the problem of drought, that significantly affects our market and the agricultural sector and we have asked for additional financial support", he explained, expressing hope that "amongst the measures to be presented by the European Commission there will be some supportive measures for Cyprus as well".
We have analysed the situation of the agricultural sector in Cyprus, we have pinpointed the problem of drought, that significantly affects our market and the agricultural sector and we have asked for additional financial support", he said, expressing hope that "amongst the measures to be presented by the European Commission there will be some supportive measures for Cyprus as well".
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan has a great potential to earn billions of dollars by developing its agricultural sector through using hybrid seeds and modern machinery and technology aimed at increasing per acre yield.
When America and Pakistan would work together, we achieve growth and prosperity, in Pakistan's agricultural sector and beyond, Mohammad Sadiq Tahir, a farmer from Rawalakot, Azad Kashmir commented,

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