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 is the main industry in this rural location.
Agriculture subsidies can make it impossible for small-scale farmers to make a decent living.
Ever since we've had agriculture, people have been employing technology to make it better.
Agriculture exists only for the supply of local needs.
Attempts have been made to apply electricity to agriculture on a commercial scale, but the exact measure of success attained remains somewhat doubtful.
However, to be sustainable, agriculture must provide the farmer with a living.
Next to the pastoral industry, agriculture is the principal source of Australian wealth.
He basically followed old agriculture; he planted a lot of seed and hoped for rain.
The South Florida Indians, however, are not supposed to have practiced agriculture.
The growth of cereals is the largest department of agriculture followed.
Agriculture, bee-keeping, silkworm-rearing and fishing are the principal occupations.
Subsistence peasant agriculture was not the subject of any systematic statistical surveys.
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.
The cassava growing region of coastal Kenya is separated from cultivated areas inland by an arid belt which does not support intensive agriculture.
A similar relation of people to one another is seen in every combination of men for common activity--in agriculture, trade, and every administration.
The rest of the island is mainly devoted to agriculture.
While wheat and wine constitute the staples of French agriculture, its distinguishing characteristic is the variety of its products.
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.
At Kericho we had the opportunity to walk in the Kakamega tropical rainforest, and looked at tea plantation agriculture.
Part B outlines the new policy, which promotes sustainable agriculture, and Part C focuses on policy implementation.
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.
In the work of Palladius on agriculture, dating from about the year A.D.
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.
Having terrified the consumer, they follow up by painting a lyrical picture of organic 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.
The agriculture minister, condemned the new legislation as "offensive and liberal."
What if you could do agriculture perfectly on a per-grape basis, each grape getting individual attention?
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.
Precision agriculture involves collecting massive amounts of data, more than any human can process, and applying various algorithms, self-teaching in nature, to achieve optimum outcomes.
The agriculture spokesman had dinner with the first senior senator to openly endorse the bill.
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.
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 Berbers probably date back to the original population in the region, and they continue to dominate small-scale agriculture in the country.
The response of governments has been to further industrialize agriculture, encouraging monocultures and the high use of chemical inputs at increasing costs.
The inhabitants of these islands support themselves by seafaring, pilotage, grazing of cattle and sheep, fishing and a little agriculture, chiefly potato-growing.
And because agriculture is a technology, subject to technological advance, advances in agriculture will quicken and multiply, leading to improved nutrition and decreased hunger and famine.
While agriculture itself is a technology, it is, in its most basic form, extremely low tech.
Because of its reliability, agriculture will become more like an exact science.
We will radically improve the primitive, inefficient process that agriculture is today.
Agriculture is the prevailing industry of Manitoba.
The conference attendees discussed alternatives to conventional agriculture for meeting world food needs in the next century.
The Green Revolution transformed agriculture in a country where hunger is still an issue today.
Agriculture as an industry requires infrastructure.
Others say poor nations need to develop free markets in agriculture and strongly discourage government intervention.
Now, what do you suppose happens when agriculture prices shoot way up?
Agriculture is highly developed; cereals, principally wheat and oats, and beetroot are the chief crops; potatoes, flax, hemp, rape and hops are also grown.
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.
Only 41% of the total area is devoted to agriculture, while meadow-land and pasture occupy 11%.
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.
Therefore, zero or minimum tillage and direct seeding are important elements of conservation agriculture.
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.