sustainable agriculture


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sustainable agriculture

[sə‚stān·ə·bəl ′ag·rə‚kəl·chər]
(agriculture)
An integration of traditional, conservation-minded farming techniques with modern scientific advances that maximizes use of on-farm renewable resources instead of imported and nonrenewable resources, while earning a return that is large enough for the farmer to continue in an ecologically harmless, regenerative way.
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Addressing a workshop on 'Participatory Irrigation Management to Support Productive and Sustainable Agriculture', organized by PARC in collaboration with University of South Australia, he said that as water scarcity intensifies due to an increasing population and impacts of climate variability, the importance of robust irrigation institutions was paramount.
Proceeds help support student internships in the college's horticulture career programs, including sustainable agriculture.
NFU Cymru has launched a new Sustainable Agriculture Award to recognise the unparalleled contribution Welsh farming enterprises make to the economic, environmental, social and cultural well-being of Wales.
Sustainable agriculture is an engine for accelerating economic growth in Egypt as well as other countries, the regional representative of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) for the Near East and North Africa,and Assistant Director-General Abdul Salam Weld Ahmed, said.
National Mission for Sustainable Agriculture (NMSA) has been made operational from the year 2014-15 which aims at making agriculture more productive, sustainable, remunerative and climate resilient by promoting location specific integrated /composite farming systems; soil and moisture conservation measures; comprehensive soil health management; e?cient water management practices and mainstreaming rainfed technologies.
Abelgian NGO inked its first Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with the Royal University of Agriculture on Wednesday and launched a film promoting its research on sustainable agriculture in the Kingdom.
We are committed to sustainable agriculture by creating new solutions that offer significant advantages to farmers.
The Center for Sustainable Agriculture has officially opened at Spartanburg Community College's central campus off Fairforest Road.
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Summary: Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Aug 30 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has been invited by the United Nations (UN) to deliver a keynote address at an event, titled 'Financing Sustainable Agriculture: Global Challenges and Opportunities' - to be organised on the sideline of the annual UN General Assembly in New York on September 24.
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