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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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If we look at another entity that has been doing a good job for women in the field, it is the Rural Development Agency (ADR), which since its entry into operation has been promoting productive projects for more than 21 thousand women, which have also resulted benefited in the rural sector, "said the Head of Agricultural Portfolio.
Four out of these six areas are located in rural sectors.
New Delhi [India], Feb 3 ( ANI ): As the Union Budget 2018-19 saw greater allocation towards agriculture and rural sector upliftment, citizens lauded the government for their initiatives to strengthen the backbone of the Indian economy by making agriculture and rural sector top priority in the budget, as per a survey conducted by LocalCircles.
The rural sector is in dire need of private investments and management skills.
87 lakh crore to the agriculture and rural sector, an increase of 24 per cent over last year, reflects continued commitment to the progress of farmers," says Raju Barwale, Managing Director, Maharashtra Hybrid Seeds Company Private Ltd (MAHYCO).
Mr Rees said: "Coming from a farming family, Ed has a natural understanding for Wales' rural sector.
However, there are, of course, still concerns despite a positive outlook for the future - the CLA outline the importance of, for example, the Government reducing uncertainty by providing reassurance and clear-cut guidelines to the rural sector.
APPLICATIONS CLOSE on July 1 for the Rural Women New Zealand and Access Scholarship a $3000 education scholarship for health professionals with an interest in the rural sector.
There is a serious challenge, if not distress, in the rural sector and we have given priority to the social sector and infrastructure,'' he said.
Finally, the highest percent of expenditure on animal protein at the level of the rural sector has been recorded by the expenditure category (less than LE 2000), where it reached 9.
Spark is going head-to-head with Vodafone in the rural sector with the launch of its Rural Wireless Broadband service.
Around 13,000 training places will be created to foster know-how in the rural sector.

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