agribusiness

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agribusiness

  1. AGRICULTURE conducted as a large-scale capitalist business enterprise.
  2. economic activities closely related to or directly dependent on agriculture, including the production of producer goods for agriculture (e.g. farm machinery, fertilizers) as well as the sale of agricultural produce as food and raw materials.
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Uncertainty about REDD+ is linked to the controversy over policies such as the reduction of the CRA (Environmental Reserve Quota), the amnesty for pre-1988 deforesters and the 2012 Forest Code, criticized for weakening regulations on forest preservation to the benefit of agrobusiness or deforesters (Soares-Filho 2014).
C--15.000 mg; biotin--50 mg; inositol--10.000; nicotinamide--7.000; choline - 40.000 mg; cobalt--10 mg; cooper--500 mg; iron--5.000 mg; iodine--50 mg; manganese--1.500 mg; selenium--10 mg; zinc--5.000 mg; (2) Algomix Agrobusiness Ltda; (3) BHT = butyl hydroxy toluene.
Rather than continue residence in rural areas, for example, African Americans in agricultural areas of the Lower South often left home to seek fortunes in urban areas, or they settled in rural farming areas of other states [58, 59], or relocated to farming towns, when local agrobusiness began to expand.
Figure 2-Components of food costs in retail of the United States, 2015 Food service 32% Food processing 16% Food retail 13% Farm production 11% Wholesale 9% Energy 5% Finance and insurance 3% Transport 3% Packaging 3% Propaganda 2% Agrobusiness 1% Source: Own Picture (Source: Table 6) Note: Table made from pie chart.