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agricultural science

[¦ag·rə¦kəl·chə·rəl ′sī·əns]
(agriculture)
A discipline dealing with the selection, breeding, and management of crops and domestic animals for more economical production.
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This could be key to increasing food security in times of climate change, according to a recent analysis published in the Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science (JTAS).
Channapatna Prakash (center) is presented the 2015 Borlaug Council for Agricultural Science & Technology (CAST) Communication Award by CAST President (r) Dr.
FARA weaves together key networks and stakeholders on the continent and globally to reinforce the capacity of Africa to improve its agricultural science and innovation for food and nutrition security and poverty reduction.
He received a Bachelor of Agricultural Science from the Faculty of Agriculture, Alexandria University in 1957, a master's degree in economics from the University of California and PhD degree in Agricultural Economics at the same university.
Kazakhstan plans to increase public financing for support of agricultural science to 6.
Not for the general-interest reader, this is nonetheless a wonderful multi-faceted reference that belongs in agricultural science and culinary collections alike-and should not be missed by either.
Mr Willetts, said: "Britain has the potential to be world-leading in agricultural science and technology, yet our productivity growth has dropped significantly in the past 30 years.
Talks during the meeting also dealt with possibilities of developing technological and agricultural science, mainly in the fields of biotech and genetic engineering.
The American Farm Bureau Federation and the Christopher Columbus Fellowship Foundation have presented Agricultural Science Distinguished Scientist Awards to Randall Prather and Andrew Paterson.
As policymakers we have responsibility to ensure that the regulation of agricultural science and technology - including controversial areas such as GM and cloning - is truly proportionate and evidence-based, responding to fact not fiction and fostering rather than stifling innovation," said Mr Freeman.
Robin McLean is a middle school agricultural science educator in Columbus, New Jersey, and a former FFA specialist for the state.
The delegation also took part in the 18th technical congress of the union, which explored the promotion of the Arab agricultural science sector and its importance in achieving Arab food security.

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