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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The opening of Starbucks Coffee Agronomy Company is another step to help improve the lives of coffee farmers, their families and communities by ensuring social, environmental and economic sustainability.
There is skill involved in combining your own knowledge and ground truthing to ensure precision agronomy is effective in your farming system.
The number of events has been increased to provide more growers with better opportunities to discuss developments in agronomy with experts at the cutting edge of applied research.
Under this agreement, Iteris' ClearPath Ag high-resolution, precision weather analytics will be integrated into Agrian's suite of precision agronomy products.
MarkLogic's capabilities allowed the American Society of Agronomy to "get at" and use its data quickly.
Origin Enterprises supplies integrated agronomy services, crop nutrition and feed ingredients in the UK, Poland and Ireland.
Steered by the Agriculture, Water Resources and Fisheries Ministry and the Bari-based Mediterranean Agronomy Institute, Italy, this project also helps conceive of projects in the handicrafts, fisheries and other farming activities, for the benefit of the inhabitants of the Bizerte and Zaghouan intervention areas.
This volume updates and supplants the 1979 Agronomy Monograph 20 Tall Grass and complements the 1996 Agronomy Monograph 34 Cool-Season Forage Grasses.
Summary: Morocco pledged to reconstruct the agronomy faculty of Al-Azhar University and the destroyed part of al Quds hospital in Gaza under two agreements signed, here Thursday, under chairmanship of king Mohammed VI.
FINE (South Dakota State University), a longtime agronomy professor, passed away on Nov.
The International Annual Meetings of the American Society of Agronomy (ASA), Crop Science Society of America (CSSA), and the Soil Science Society of America (SSSA) will hold their annual meetings November 4-8, 2007 in New Orleans, La.
Now in a newly revised edition, Hands-On Agronomy covers how to balance soil nutrients for maximum yield, why simple N-P-K fertilization isn't enough, how to properly use manures, compost, tillage, and micronutrients, and much more.