agroenvironment

agroenvironment

[¦ag·rō‚en′vī·rən·mənt]
(agriculture)
The soil and climate of a region as they affect agriculture.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Once humans started domesticating animals, livestock populations have continually been influenced through selective breeding in response to the needs of the owners as well as through natural selection to adapt to the local agroenvironment. Animal breeding was initially practiced to obtain usable products or services and for socio-cultural (e.g.
We can grow tropical crops in different agroenvironments to determine where these crops grow best," says Goenaga.