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What is agricultural modernisation?

Agricultural modernization refers to the transformation of agriculture from subsistence farming to commercial farming by use of modern methods of farming such as use of tracto (MORE)

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What is agriculture?

By definition, Agriculture is "the science or practice of farming,  including cultivation of the soil for the growing of crops and the  rearing of animals to provide food, w (MORE)

In agriculture what are pulses?

Pulses, or pulse crops, are leguminous crops which produce a seed inside a pod, but are not generally consumed as a green vegetable. Dry beans, dry peas, lentils, chickpeas, a (MORE)
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What is agricultural microbiology?

is a branch of microbiology dealing with plant-associated microbes and plant and animal diseases. It also deals with the microbiology of soil fertility, such as microbial degr (MORE)

Book Spotlight - In Memory: A Tribute to Sir Terry Pratchett

In March 2015 we lost one of the world's greatest literary minds - Sir Terry Pratchett. Terry was suffering from Alzheimer's and fiercely campaigned to raise awareness of the (MORE)
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What are agricultural implements?

Agricultural implements are pieces of equipment farmers use to do a variety of tasks on the farm. Various examples are disk harrows and plows for tillage, planters and drills (MORE)

What is agriculture or what are the different steps of agriculture?

Agriculture is traditionally, colloquially known as growing crops  and raising livestock for food, otherwise known as farming and  ranching. However, there is far more to ag (MORE)

What can you do with agriculture?

You can do a lot with agriculture. Over half of the jobs in the world deal with agriculture in one way or another. With agriculture you can produce food to eat or sell or you (MORE)

What is a plantation agriculture?

Plantation agriculture is a commercial tropical agriculture system which is essentially export-oriented. The local government and foreign/ international companies exploit the (MORE)

What is agricultural mechanisation?

Agricultural mechanization is the use of mechanical technology and  engineering in the field of agriculture. Most of these  technological advances are meant to increase effi (MORE)