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Definition of the noun agribusiness
What does agribusiness mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: agribusinesses
- a large-scale farming enterprise
- example: Overseas food exports are one of the mainstays of agribusiness.
- lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
- synonyms of agribusiness: agriculture / factory farm
- more generic terms: business / business enterprise / commercial enterprise = the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects
Alternative definition of the noun agribusiness
- big business connected to agriculture, either owning or operating large scale farms, or catering to those who do.
Agribusiness is the business of agricultural production. It includes agrichemicals, breeding, crop production, distribution, farm machinery, processing, and seed supply, as well as marketing and retail sales.
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by CTI Reviews
In agriculture, agribusiness is the business of agricultural production. It includes crop production ...
Crop Biosecurity (2008)
Assuring our Global Food Supply by Maria Lodovica Gullino, Jacqueline Fletcher, Abraham Gamliel, James Peter Stack
Agribusiness is an important source of information regarding the geographic distribution of pests and pathogens and the emergence of new diseases. Mechanisms to share information that enables preparedness or activates prevention and/or ...
by Wesley John Obst, Rob Graham, Graham Christie
Agribusiness is the sector involved in the production, processing and distribution of agricultural goods and services, and it includes all related activities. Defining agribusiness more narrowly ignores the industry sector that has responded to ...
Agribusiness in Africa (1984)
by Barbara Dinham, Colin Hines
Agribusiness is the term given to these companies. It is a word which emphasises the broad reach of these large companies which can be involved in several aspects of food production, including the agricultural inputs sector, the farm, the food ...
Agribusiness The sector of the economy that is the sequence of interrelated activities made up of genetics and seed stock firms; agricultural input suppliers, agricultural producers, agricultural commodity merchandisers, food processors, food ...
by Gerald Rudolph Pitzl
Agribusiness The high-technology industry, which emerged with dramatic speed in the late twentieth century, was agglomerated from the beginning. Silicon Valley , near San Jose, California; Route 128 around Boston; and the Research ...
Volume 7: Foodways by John T. Edge
The poultry industry is characterized by a vertical integration in which an agribusiness firm, either through direct ownership or contract, controls the entire production process. Such firms own processing plants, feed mills, and hatcheries, and ...
by Reuel R. Hanks, Stephen John Stadler
Agglomeration Agribusiness Agricultural Revolution Air Masses Altitudinal Zonation Anticyclones Areal Differentiation Atmosphere Atmospheric Stability Balkanization Bid-Rent Theory Biogeochemical Cycles Biomes Boundaries Break-of-Bulk ...
An Encyclopedia by Robert E. Weir
Ascription: see achievement and John Kenneth ascription African Americans: see institutional Asian Americans discrimination; race, racism, and assimilation racial stratification Astor, John Jacob agrarianism Auchincloss, Louis agribusiness: ...
by Scot Schraufnagel
The groups representing agribusiness interests before Congress. It is commonly understood that the farm lobby is a particularly powerful interest group in the nation's capital. In particular, the groups lobby for agriculture subsidies intended as ...
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Video shows what agribusiness means. big business connected to agriculture, either owning or operating large scale farms, or catering to those who do.
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Scrabble value of A1G2R1I1B3U1S1I1N1E1S1S1
The value of this 12-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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