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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 maximum mean population of spider (19 /plant) was observed on the student farm (SAU, Tandojam), followed by highest mean population of spider at the research farm of ARI Tandojam (12.5 /plant); whereas the maximum population of spider was recorded at nursery farm of the Agronomy Department, SAU, Tandojam was (8 /plant).
It will also feature three technical agronomy presentations, followed by a discussion led by a local agronomist or grower: | Making the most of early warning systems (pests); | Weed resistance: Should you jump before you get pushed?
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.
On the sidelines of the seminar, an agreement of partnership and expertise exchange was signed between the Higher Agronomic Researches and Studies Institute, the International Mediterranean Agronomic Studies Centre and the Mediterranean Agronomy Institute.
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.Aa The first agreement, signed by director of the king's private secretariat, Mohamed Mounir Majidi, and Deputy Chairman of the al-Azhar University, Youssef Joumaa Salama, provides for reconstructing the agronomy faculty of Al-Azhar Univesrity, which was destroyed during the Israeli aggression on Gaza in February, to be paid by the king.
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.
Written by agriculture technology experts Neal Kinsey and Charles Walters, Hands-On Agronomy: Understanding Soil Fertility & Fertilizer Use is an information-packed guide for soil scientists and professional farmers alike.
Mustard-seed and poinsettia-shoot extracts proved most effective, Cox's team reports in Agronomy Journal, published online June 5.
REX BERNARDO is a professor and endowed chair in corn breeding and genetics in the Department of Agronomy and Plant Genetics, University of Minnesota.