Agronomy

The study of land management and rural economy.

Agronomy

Science of soil management and crop production.

Agronomy

Agronomy is the science and technology of producing and using plants for food, fuel, fibre, and land reclamation. Agronomy encompasses work in the areas of plant genetics, plant physiology, meteorology, and soil science. Agronomy is the application of a combination of sciences like biology, chemistry, economics, ecology, earth science, and genetic...
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Agronomy

• (n.) The management of land; rural economy; agriculture.
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agronomy

scientific agriculture noun the application of soil and plant sciences to land management and crop production
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Agronomy

A·gron'o·my noun [ Greek ... rural; as a noun, an overseer of the public lands; ... field + ... usage, ... to deal out, manage: confer French agronomie .] The management of land; rural economy; agriculture.
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agronomy

agriculture, agronomy A career in the production of plants and animals useful to humans, involving soil cultivation and the breeding and management of crops and livestock.
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agronomy

agronomy (ugron'umē) , branch of agriculture dealing with various physical and biological factors—including soil management, tillage, crop rotation, breeding, weed control, and climate—related to crop production. Agronomy commonly refers to field crops, e.g. wheat, rice, corn, ...
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Agronomy

Agronomy is the science of soil management and crop production.
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agronomy

agronomy, agronomical, agronomically 1. The management of land, rural economy, husbandry. 2. The theory and practice of agricultural management, crop production, and husbandry. 3. The scientific study of crop production and soil management, including irrigation and the use of herbicides, pesticides, and fertilizers.
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Agronomy

Field of science that studies phenomena related to agriculture.
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Agronomy

Science of soil management and production of crop.
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agronomy

Scientific discipline related to the production of agricultural crops. Universities aren't uniform in their organization of plant sciences into departments. For example, at some schools, scientists who work on corn would be found in the agronomy department. At other schools they would be found in the horticulture department.
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agronomy

Study of crops and soils, a branch of agricultural science. Agronomy includes such topics as selective breeding (of plants and animals), irrigation, pest control, and soil analysis and modification
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agronomy

The scientific study of soil management and crop production. ... (06 May 1997) ...
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agronomy

[n] - the application of soil and plant sciences to land management and crop production
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