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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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Nesreen Al-Rifai, Chief Communications Officer at WCM-Q, said: "Khayr Qatarna is a groundbreaking, innovative project bringing knowledge and skills relating to agricultural science, economics and food security directly to secondary school students, who have responded with tremendous enthusiasm.
Selangor, Malaysia, Aug 13, 2018 - (ACN Newswire) - The seeds of Thailand's well-known jasmine rice have low tolerance for high temperatures, according to research published in the Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science. This can have implications for rice cultivation as weather heats up in response to global warming.
A new study, sponsored by Bayer and the Nat'l 4-H Council, finds that more than 80% of high school science teachers surveyed think agricultural science is important, but only 22% say it makes up at least some of their lesson plans, with fewer than half of the teachers feeling qualified to teach agri-science.
The competition runs from January to June each year (during Queensland school terms 1 and 2) and concludes during National Science Week in August with an Awards Day and Agricultural Science Expo held at Hermitage.
As the paper unfolds, we spend the first portion laying out the evolution of SBAE as impacted by shifts in society, followed by a philosophical examination of vocational agriculture, agricultural science, and societal influences culminating in a discussion of how teachers are connecting science and society within SBAE curriculum.
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 15, 2017-Kiwa Bio-Tech enters into strategic cooperation agreement with Beijing Zhongpin Agricultural Science and Technology Development Centre
In today's development of science and technology change rapidly, agricultural science and technology has penetrated into all aspects of agricultural production, improve agricultural production conditions, optimize the industrial structure of agriculture, alleviate the pressure of agricultural ecological environment, improving agricultural productivity, reduce agricultural production to play an increasingly important role, the increase in agricultural production, promote agricultural economy growth (Chen, 2009).
Chinese breeder hog and pork producer Aoxin Tianli Group, Inc.'s (NASDAQ: ABAC) Wuhan Fengze Agricultural Science and Technology Development Co., Ltd.
Kazakhstan plans to increase public financing for support of agricultural science to 6.5 billion tenge by 2015, and the dissemination of knowledge (technology) in Agribusiness - more than 550 million tenge, the authorities said.
North American Cornucopia: Top 100 Indigenous Food Plants is for any college-level collection strong in agricultural science, and presents a detailed survey of North American plants key to food production.
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.

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