agriculture

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Agriculture

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

the cultivation of the soil for any aspect of farming or horticulture.
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He said income per person is about half that in the construction sector, explaining that after seven years in stock farming the company is only just turning profitable.
The use of antimicrobials in human medicine and stock farming over the last 70 years has caused an increase in the number and types of resistant micro-organisms and consequently an increase in suffering, incapacity and mortality.
The Karas region is predominantly a small stock farming area and game and irrigation farming along the Naute Dam and the Orange River has also increased significantly.
I am stunned by the silence from the media concerning this, at a time when we are on the brink of seeing our stock farming industry disappearing.
The Member of Parliament for Maun East, also assistant minister of Agricultural Development and Food Security Mr Konstantinos Markus says small stock farming is manageable and has potential in markets.