The rest of the island is mainly devoted to agriculture.
Agriculture is the main industry, generally combined with cattle-raising.
The region contains most of the country's rain-fed agriculture.
Agriculture subsidies can make it impossible for small-scale farmers to make a decent living.
Agriculture is the main industry in this rural location.
Agriculture exists only for the supply of local needs.
However, to be sustainable, agriculture must provide the farmer with a living.
Subsistence peasant agriculture was not the subject of any systematic statistical surveys.
The cassava growing region of coastal Kenya is separated from cultivated areas inland by an arid belt which does not support intensive agriculture.
Part B outlines the new policy, which promotes sustainable agriculture, and Part C focuses on policy implementation.
At Kericho we had the opportunity to walk in the Kakamega tropical rainforest, and looked at tea plantation agriculture.
Having terrified the consumer, they follow up by painting a lyrical picture of organic agriculture.
The agriculture minister, condemned the new legislation as "offensive and liberal."
The South Florida Indians, however, are not supposed to have practiced agriculture.
The Berbers probably date back to the original population in the region, and they continue to dominate small-scale agriculture in the country.
In rural areas, the ongoing marginalization of poor farmers has led them to depend increasingly upon subsistence agriculture.
It is achieved by enriching and extending the normal fallow of low-producing forms of agriculture.
The agriculture spokesman had dinner with the first senior senator to openly endorse the bill.
The conference attendees discussed alternatives to conventional agriculture for meeting world food needs in the next century.
The response of governments has been to further industrialize agriculture, encouraging monocultures and the high use of chemical inputs at increasing costs.
Therefore, zero or minimum tillage and direct seeding are important elements of conservation agriculture.
The Green Revolution transformed agriculture in a country where hunger is still an issue today.
Ever since we've had agriculture, people have been employing technology to make it better.
Attempts have been made to apply electricity to agriculture on a commercial scale, but the exact measure of success attained remains somewhat doubtful.
Next to the pastoral industry, agriculture is the principal source of Australian wealth.
The growth of cereals is the largest department of agriculture followed.
The cabinet is composed of eight ministers - the heads of the government departments of the interior, foreign affairs, finance, war, marine, justice, agriculture, and public works.
Agriculture, bee-keeping, silkworm-rearing and fishing are the principal occupations.
He basically followed old agriculture; he planted a lot of seed and hoped for rain.
While wheat and wine constitute the staples of French agriculture, its distinguishing characteristic is the variety of its products.
The rest of the island is mainly devoted to agriculture.
Though harmful to the economic condition of the island, it left agriculture comparatively unaffected, because the insolvent institutions had never fulfilled the objects of their foundation.
In the work of Palladius on agriculture, dating from about the year A.D.
The department of agriculture has an experiment station, established by the state in 1896, in which important experiments in cotton breeding have been carried on.
In the course of three or four years, when the country became adapted to agriculture, they built themselves handsome houses, spending on them several thousands.
The sub-tenants in their turn let a part of their land to peasants in mezzadria, thus creating a system disastrous both for agriculture and the peasants.
Of the population of France some 17,000,000 depend upon agriculture for their livelihood, though only about 6,500,000 are engaged in work on the land.
If, on the other hand, they want self-sufficiency in agriculture, then farm subsidies in other countries are bad for them.
What if you could do agriculture perfectly on a per-grape basis, each grape getting individual attention?
Water traffic, which is chiefly in heavy merchandise, as coal, building materials, and agriculture and food produce, more than doubled in volume between 1881 and 1905.
Because of its reliability, agriculture will become more like an exact science.
Agriculture is the prevailing industry of Manitoba.
Agriculture as an industry requires infrastructure.
The inhabitants of these islands support themselves by seafaring, pilotage, grazing of cattle and sheep, fishing and a little agriculture, chiefly potato-growing.
Others say poor nations need to develop free markets in agriculture and strongly discourage government intervention.
Only 41% of the total area is devoted to agriculture, while meadow-land and pasture occupy 11%.
Agriculture is highly developed; cereals, principally wheat and oats, and beetroot are the chief crops; potatoes, flax, hemp, rape and hops are also grown.
While agriculture itself is a technology, it is, in its most basic form, extremely low tech.
We will radically improve the primitive, inefficient process that agriculture is today.
Agriculture everywhere expanded, the mining industry revived, and, if it had not been for the low prices of staple products, the visible effects of the crisis would have passed away within a very few years.
The soil is not very productive, although agriculture flourishes in the valleys and on the level ground; grain has to be imported to meet the demand.
Now, what do you suppose happens when agriculture prices shoot way up?
It was a year in which all agriculture was remitted, in which the fields lay unsown and the vines grew unpruned, only the spontaneous yield of the land might be gathered.