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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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'The desperate plight of our agricultural industry is rather like that of the oyster in the tale of the walrus and the carpenter,' says Sir Edward.
"So while we're creating a biodiesel plant in Sudbury, we're actually creating a regional agricultural industry that'll provide feedstock," Graham says.
Potentially, the agricultural industry in the nation could reduce emissions by 20 to 38 percent.
Sarah-Jane said she was humbled to see so many dedicated young people who are studying to enter the agricultural industry, including a large number who were not born into farming families themselves.
'Our plan to target the agricultural industry following the launch of our Agri-Smart offering at NAMPO 2018 resulted in us approaching OVK about a potential partnership.
The minister must understand that the agricultural industry is part of a much larger rural economy, which includes the indigenous food industry and tourism.
He said that cooperation between Pakistan and Central Asian Countries in the fields of agriculture, food security, food processing, crop production as other potential areas can be developed and explained the government policies for the agricultural industry.
There is great potential in Alaska to feed people through agriculture, and Alaska's agricultural industry is growing, Keyes says.
a software technology development company that is currently developing an electronic B2C trading platform focused on the Chinese agricultural industry.
The course, which will start in 2017, is aimed at students who have studied on an agricultural-based course, and also for students from non-farming backgrounds looking to get into the agricultural industry and its supporting ancillary industries.
Modernization of Agricultural Internet helps the agricultural industry chain, promote the standardization of production of agriculture, agricultural products to broaden the sales channels and improve the social service of rural finance (Chen, 2007; Dara, 2012).
Analysis of the major strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats within the wider agricultural industry.

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