In practice, when a professionalized intellectual is "in the field," the agronomist or technician employs several organizational and educational methods in convincing the peasantry to adopt new technologies or methods of production.
Samir Ismael and Chairperson of the Syndicate of Syrian Agronomist Engineers, Rama Aziz expressed support to the political program for solving the crisis, hailing the government's efforts to strengthen national economy.
It was a different story on crops, however, as most participants, under the guidance of their agronomist, used tissue testing of their crops when they believed crop performance was not what it should be.
Other cooperators include agronomist Robert Gilbert, who is with the Everglades Research and Education Center of the University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Science, and agronomist Wayne Davidson, who is with the Florida Sugar Cane League.
In a presentation at the First International World Congress on Conservation Agriculture, held in October 2001, agronomist Roll Derpsch said the United States has the largest area of no-till in one country, with 21.