agricultural agent

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an advisor employed by the government to assist people in rural areas with methods of farming and home economics

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Extension administrators also soon realized that successful county agricultural agents needed farm experience and college training in order to have the greatest impact on practices in their local communities.
Historian Mrs Doreen Agutter has known the village since the early post-war years, when her father's work as an agricultural agent brought her family to Meriden.
In 1920, after first considering a career as a missionary, he completed a degree in agronomy and took a job as an agricultural agent in northern Minnesota.
Agricultural agent Alex Ison, acting for Mr Dennis, who is in his 50s, confirmed he lent police a pounds 5 map of the area.
The efforts of the county farm-labor organization in 1944 were not unrewarded, for the agricultural agent described the farm-labor program as "the outstanding program of the extension service in Poinsett County" in that year.
Other occupations in which workers have functions similar to those of farmers and farm managers are agricultural engineer, agronomist, animal breeder, animal scientist, apiculturist, botanist, county agricultural agent, dairy scientist, extension service specialist, farm worker supervisor, feed and farm management advisor, horticulturist, plant breeder, poultry scientist, range manager, and soil conservationist.
Gary Pavlis, professor and agricultural agent at Rutgers University, told Wines & Vines in late April, "Right now everything is great and looks good.
For the price of a good cup of coffee, about $3 per $200,000 in assessed property value per year, you can keep programs like 4-H going strong and bring back a commercial agricultural agent to Lane County.
Peter Rogers,former North Wales AM who now acts as the farmer's agricultural agent, said the size of the outbreak was ``almost unprecedented'' after such a short period following an all-clear.
Foster is an extension agricultural agent for Darke County, Greenville, OH 45331, USA; 937-548-5215, fax 937-547-6491,
Either the fish seller or your local County Agricultural Agent should be able to help you here.
As locals condemned the damages demand, agricultural agent Alex Ison, acting for Mr Dennis confirmed he lent police a pounds 5 map of the area.
The extension eliminated a local agricultural agent and a forester.
Research what your fields need through soil and forage analyses and what organic matter sources may be available through discussions with your county agricultural agent, soil conservation service office and your state's agricultural college.
Your local agricultural agent should be able to help you work out how much to pay for the silage or haylage on a protein per pound basis.
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