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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There is another significant way in which the nature of stock farming amplified violence against indigenous peoples.
This was then multiplied by the decline in the numbers of sheep in New Zealand as a result of the movement away from dry stock farming and into forestry and dairying.
Formerly a pharmacist, he turned his talents to stock farming and now plans to retire, prompted mainly by 'incessant red tape and paperwork', said Richard Brooks of the selling agents, Lane Fox.
Anticipating a sharp cutback in public works projects, company President Yuji Sato, 59, entered stock farming in 1994.