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AGRICULTURE. The art of cultivating the earth in order to obtain from it the divers things it can produce; and particularly what is useful to man, as grain, fruit's, cotton, flax, and other things. Domat, Dr. Pub. liv. tit. 14, s. 1, n. 1.

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This paper examines these larger issues through the lens of three agriculturalists in the Osa, each attempting to 'work within this system'.
Fortunately, Berry also gives us a glimpse of a way out, a strategy in which the environmental activist and the agriculturalist can coexist.
The Black Farmers & Agriculturalists Association (BFAA) is a grassroots, volunteer organization created in 1997 as a direct response to the staggering decline in African American farmers and landowners.
We are planning to meet with the Black Farmers & Agriculturalists Association immediately and look forward to sitting down with the association and other groups to discuss how we can use part of our $20 billion small business commitment to ensure that Black farmers have increased access to credit.
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It provides free and low cost access to a unique digital library in the fields of food, agriculture, environmental science and related social sciences to researchers, students, policymakers, non-profits and agriculturalists in developing countries.
The findings of the NASA-funded experiment, published in the December 2012 issue of the journal BMC Plant Biology, are of particular interest to "space agriculturalists," Ferl added, as they suggest that plants could likely be cultivated in low-gravity environments, such as on a long-term mission to Mars, or in reduced-gravity environments such as in specialized greenhouses on Mars or the moon.
brainhaldorf: Some 19th century agriculturalists discouraged attempts at machinemilking, believing it unnatural and intrinsically injurious to the cow.
He said the food monitoring body would enhance national initiatives and provide information to decision-makers, agriculturalists, and the business community who invest in agriculture and in the long run, improve food security in the Kingdom.

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