Definition of Agriculture. Meaning of Agriculture. Synonyms of Agriculture

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Definition of Agriculture

Agriculture
Agriculture Ag"ri*cul`ture (?; 135), n. [L. agricultura; ager field + cultura cultivation: cf. F. agriculture. See Acre and Culture.] The art or science of cultivating the ground, including the harvesting of crops, and the rearing and management of live stock; tillage; husbandry; farming.

Meaning of Agriculture from wikipedia

- Agriculture is the cultivation and breeding of animals, plants and fungi for food, fiber, biofuel, medicinal plants and other products used to sustain...
- Modern agriculture may refer to: Agribusiness Intensive farming Organic farming Sustainable agriculture...
- farming or intensive agriculture involves various types of agriculture with higher levels of input and output per cubic unit of agricultural land area. It is...
- The history of Agriculture in India dates back to Indus Valley Civilization Era and even before that in some parts of Southern India. Today, India ranks...
- The history of agriculture records the domestication of plants and animals and the development and dissemination of techniques for raising them productively...
- Subsistence agriculture is a self-sufficiency farming system in which the farmers focus on growing enough food to feed themselves and their families....
- Organic farming is an alternative agricultural system which originated early in the 20th century in reaction to rapidly changing farming practices. Organic...
- or Agricultural Revolution, was the wide-scale transition of many human cultures from a lifestyle of hunting and gathering to one of agriculture and...
- National Agricultural Library (NAL) – Comprehensive agricultural library. Information System for Agriculture and Food Research Agriculture and agronomy...
- Shifting cultivation is an agricultural system in which plots of land are cultivated temporarily, then abandoned and allowed to revert to their natural...