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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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To look at the bigger picture, there are an estimated 80,000 low-skilled seasonal migrant workers in the UK agricultural sector at present.
Funding is provided to fund new equipment dedicated to support activities in the specialized agricultural sector.
Adebayo said the Federal Government had shown interest in promoting the agricultural sector and by this initiative.
Hisham Abdullah Al Shirawi, the chairman of Economic Zones World in Dubai, has also encouraged UAE investors to consider the Nigerian agricultural sector as he believes that this will help the country combat serious issues like food security, he recalled.
Emphasizing that the lack of consistent agricultural policy due to political compulsions has led to constant state of penury among the stakeholders involved in the agricultural sector and the wholesale grab of the agricultural sector by few companies has also resulted in increase in income inequalities.
The Minister commended the role of the Bank in providing agricultural inputs to Sudan's agricultural sector and for providing all necessary support for the nomadic community in the country
He affirmed the commitment of the authorities to intensify efforts to improve the positioning of the agricultural sector on the map of investments and enhance its contribution to regional and rural development and to ensure food security.
For her part, Nasr praised the recent decision by the IFC executive board to inject $150m in foreign direct investments (FDIs) in Egypt's agricultural sector, as part of the partnership between the government and the private sector.
Al-Lahibi, leading an Iraqi delegation, urged Saudi businessmen to learn about his country's promising investment opportunities in the agricultural sector.
Importantly, although the female labor force is in general more likely to be self-employed in the agricultural and non-agricultural sectors, the female labor force aged below 46 is less likely to be self-employed in the agricultural sector.
5 million in support of industrial installations, in addition to USD half million that would be disbursed for the agricultural sector.
The statement explained that the meeting saw the possibility of opening new channels of communication between the two countries for the development of the agricultural sector as well as benefit from the technical expertise of the agricultural sector in Croatia.

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