agronomy


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  • noun

Synonyms for agronomy

the application of soil and plant sciences to land management and crop production

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NIAB TAG's national trials coordinator Ian Midgley said: "The competition challenges a team's agronomy, farm management and agricultural decision-making skills.
Austin will be based in the United States, but oversee agronomy activities worldwide.
Having real-time information gives our agronomy team valuable information to make accurate recommendations to our members," Bever says.
Department of Agronomy Chairman/ PSA President Prof Dr Ehsan Ullah said that increase in global food production in the past decades had largely been due to better crop management and advances in agronomy.
This is a seasonal business: the Omani summers are good for melons Au Nehad Agronomy Services specialises in watermelons and sweet melons Au but not conducive to cultivating lilies.
Summary: Morocco pledged to reconstruct the agronomy faculty of Al-Azhar University and the destroyed part of al Quds hospital in Gaza under two agreements signed, here Thursday, under chairmanship of king Mohammed VI.
I ended up getting an agronomy internship for a summer, and I was hooked.
The International Annual Meetings of the American Society of Agronomy (ASA), Crop Science Society of America (CSSA), and the Soil Science Society of America (SSSA) will hold their annual meetings November 4-8, 2007 in New Orleans, La.
Now in a newly revised edition, Hands-On Agronomy covers how to balance soil nutrients for maximum yield, why simple N-P-K fertilization isn't enough, how to properly use manures, compost, tillage, and micronutrients, and much more.
Mustard-seed and poinsettia-shoot extracts proved most effective, Cox's team reports in Agronomy Journal, published online June 5.
Together with Arif, she is heading up an international team of scientists from Queen's University, the University of Guelph, Laval University, the Chinese Academy of Science, Inra, France's institute of agronomy research, Germany's Institute of Plant Protection and London's Imperial College.
This significant investment is the culmination of several years of development work in China, specifically with sales and agronomy," he said.
With improved agronomy, most current tour fairway lies are ``basically on a tee,'' Couples said.
Morrison and Bransby are in Agronomy and Soils, 202 Funchess Hall, Auburn University, AL 36849.
Om Vadhwa, Professor of Agronomy, Alcorn State University, was elected Vice Chairman.