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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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Jawahery thanked and appreciated all those involved in organizing and preparing for the show, led by the General Coordinator and Secretary General of the National Initiative for the Development of the Agricultural sector Shaikha Maram bint Isa Al Khalifa.
The November 2011 supplement to the OES survey expanded the scope of coverage to approximately 85 percent of the agricultural sector employment.
NEBR goes as far as saying that "movement out of the agricultural sector has been responsible for growth and poverty reduction in Africa.
Inflation in the agricultural sector is likely to impact national inflation rates.
He also pointed out other benefits of the programme, such as reducing the negative effects of soil salt on agricultural products, and contributing to the transfer of sophisticated water management technology in the agricultural sector.
Food security is thus of high priority and as usual, Saudi Agriculture will serve as a major platform for discussing, exploring and directing the future of the kingdom's agricultural sector.
The ministry will do its best to ensure sustainable development in the agricultural sector in the country, he added.
About 95 percent of the national legislation covering the agricultural sector has been harmonized with the EU standards, Dimovski said, pointing out that the European Commission has been recommending opening of Macedonia's EU accession talks for four years in a row.
In the eyes of banks agricultural sector carries a big risk.
Public sector banks in India are planning to increase their funding to the agricultural sector.
Agra's professional services division contributed largely to investing in the agricultural community through training and development of the agricultural sector.
Summary: Agriculture and Fisheries Minister Aziz Akhannouch, said Tuesday in Meknes, that 2010 was marked by the launch of several projects in the agricultural sector, worth nearly 22 billion dirhams (some $ 2.

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