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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Even following the application of agronomical and pest control measures in T1 and agronomical measures in T2, there was no influence on time and growth rate but there was an influence on the fruit diameter.
All other agrotechnical elements were adjusted to meet the agronomical requirements of winter wheat.
Vayssier-Taussat is a senior scientist at the French National Institute of Agronomical Research, where she leads a research team involved in the study of Bartonella and other vectorborne pathogens.
Also characterization and evaluation of useful traits, including morphological descriptors and agronomical traits, for crop improvement is recommended.
UPM's schools cover most engineering disciplines, including aeronautical, agronomical, chemical, civil, electrical, electronic, forestry, industrial, mechanical, mining, nuclear, and naval engineering, as well as architecture, computer science, and geodesy & cartography.
Combined effect of technical, meteorological and agronomical factors on solid-set sprinkler irrigation.
The agronomical knowledge base of Quinvita generated from experiments in different countries complements Jatropower's own technical competence on the subject.
The strategies used in IAC's Robusta coffee program today are clonal selections and progenies, where several agronomical and technological properties are studied, along with final chemical and sensory components," said Mistro.
BASF recently established an Agronomical Research and Development Field Station in Pune, near Mumbai, for its agricultural business.
The salinization problem is a slow process that responds to several causes; however irrigation practices were the principal activity that produced the dramatic effects on lands with agronomical behavior.
Main differences between these varieties are that Golia has considerably short plant height than the Atilla-12 and it has lower values than Atilla-12 for all agronomical characters except for leaf area.