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  • No sign is in agronomy tests: "Etymon organising is on".
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Definition of the noun agronomy

What does agronomy mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: agronomies

  1. the application of soil and plant sciences to land management and crop production

Alternative definition of the noun agronomy

noun

  1. The science of utilizing plants, animals and soils for food, fuel, feed, and fiber and more. To do this effectively and sustainably, agronomy encompasses work in the areas of plant genetics, plant physiology, meteorology, animal sciences and soil science.

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"Agronomy" is a book by Willard Nelson Clute.

  • also known as "Agronomy: a course in practical gardening for high schools", "Agronomy; a course in practical gardening for high schools"

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Google previewA Textbook of Agronomy

by S.S. Bhavikatti

Literally, agronomy means the “art of managing field”.

Google previewIntroduction to Agronomy (2016)

Land management, Land management by CTI Reviews

Agronomy is the science and technology of producing and using plants for food, fuel, feed, fiber, and reclamation. Agronomy encompasses work in the areas of plant genetics, plant physiology, meteorology, and soil science. Agronomy is the ...

Google previewHearings Before Subcommittee of House Committee on Appropriations (1922)

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations

Agronomy is a part of agriculture. It is that part of agriculture which deals with the development and culture and growth and production of cultivated economic plants in distinction from agriculture itself, which includes live stock and the various ...

Google previewAgriscience: Fundamentals and Applications (2014)

by L. DeVere Burton

Agronomy is the science of soil management and crops. Its focus is on the growth , management, and improvement of field crops such as wheat and corn. The goal is to increase food production and quality while maintaining a healthy ...

Google previewSeed Development: OMICS Technologies toward Improvement of Seed Quality and Crop Yield (2012)

OMICS in Seed Biology by Ganesh K. Agrawal, Randeep Rakwal

The main obstacle for the direct utilization of these seed-size mutants in agronomy is that ap2 and arf2 plants display undesirable pleiotropic effects, in particular a reduced fertility, which counteracts the advantage of the enlarged seed ...

Google previewEarthing (2010)

by Clinton Ober

Agronomy is the application of a combination of sciences like biology, chemistry, ecology, earth science, and genetics. Tavera's commentary, drawing from all these disciplines and many years ofintimately observing Nature as a farmer, ...

Google previewIowa Book of Agriculture (1902)

by Iowa. Dept. of Agriculture

Agronomy is the theory and practice of the production of farm crops. It takes up the structure, composition, physiology and environment of any plant grown on the farm. Under environment the light, heat, moisture, air, soil, both above ground ...

Google previewThe Iowa Year Book of Agriculture (1902)

Agronomy is the theory and practice of the production of farm crops. It takes up the structure, composition, physiology and environment of any plant grown on the farm. Under environment the light, heat, moisture, air, soil, both above ground ...

Google previewBarron's English for Foreign Language Speakers (2008)

The Easy Way by Christina Lacie

Agronomy is the science of soil management and improvement, but it also includes the studies of the interrelationships of plants and soils. 7. Click language is any of several southern African languages belonging primarily to the Khoisan ...

Google previewAgricultural Appropriation Bill (1922)

1923, Hearing ... 67th Congress, 2d Session by United States. Congress. House. Appropriations

Agronomy is a part of agriculture. It is that part of agriculture which deals with the development and culture and growth and production of cultivated ecenomic plants in distinction from agriculture itself, which includes live stock and the various ...

Google previewAnnual Iowa Year Book of Agriculture (1902)

Agronomy is the theory and practice of the production of farm crops. It takes up the structure, composition, physiology and environment of any plant grown on the farm. Under environment the light, heat, moisture, air, soil, both above ground ...

Google previewBuilding Vocabulary: Level 9 Kit (2009)

Grade 9 by Timonthy Rasinski, Nancy Padak, Rick M. Newton, and Evangeline Newton

Agronomy is the branch of Teach New ...

Google previewAustralian Soil Fertility Manual (2006)

by FIFA,

Agronomy is the application of soil and plant sciences to. Nitrogen (N ) is essential for plant growth. It is a part of every living cell. Plants require large amounts of nitrogen for normal growth, as can be seen in Appendix 1.

Google previewWord Nerd (2007)

More Than 18,000 Fascinating Facts about Words by Barbara Ann Kipfer

“field” agroforestry is the cultivation and alternation of tree or bush crops with annual food crops agronomy is the management and husbandry of land agrostology is the study of grasses agrypnia is a synonym for insomnia a fit of shivering is ...

Google previewTurmeric (2007)

The genus Curcuma by P. N. Ravindran, K. Nirmal Babu, Kandaswamy Sivaraman

INTRODUCTION Agronomy is the art and underlying science of handling the crops and soils to produce the highest possible quantity and quality ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

agronomist AIDS-related complex Agronomy Agronomy is the study of crop and soil sciences. It is a broad field that includes the following areas: crop breeding, genetics, and cytology; plant molecular biology and plant molecular genetics; crop ...

Google previewSoil and Environmental Science Dictionary (2001)

by E.G. Gregorich, L. W. Turchenek, M.R. Carter, Denis A. Angers

absorption, active absorption, passive acid-forming fertilizer acidulation acidulation agrology agrologie agronomic practices pratiques agronomiques ou agricoles absorption active absorption passive engrais acidiÞant agronomy agronomie ...

Google previewWebster's Collegiate Dictionary (1896)

A Dictionary of the English Language : Giving the Derivations, Pronunciations, Definitions and Synonyms of a Large Vocabulary of the Words Occurring in Literature, Art, Science, and the Common Speech by Noah Webster

AGRONOMY. of the feeding of cattle in the king's forests, and collecting the money for the same. A glst'ment (a-jlsfment), n. (Law) (a) Act of agisting, or pasturing other men's cattle at a certain rate. (6) Pnce paid for such feeding, (c) A charge ...

Google previewThe New International Encyclopaedia (1906)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

In the syllabus for the course in agriculture formulated by this committee, agronomy is defined as "the theory and practice of the production of farm crops." and is made to include what is to be taught regarding the structure, composition, and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Environmental Change (2013)

Three Volume Set by John A Matthews

intensification agricultural origins agricultural revolution agricultural waste agriculture agrochemicals/agrichemicals agroclimatology/agrometeorology agrodiversity agro-ecological zone agro-ecology agro-ecosystem agroforestry agronomy ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of World Scientists (2007)

by Elizabeth H. Oakes

Duhart AerosPAce tecHnoLoGY Johnson, Katherine Coleman Goble AGrIcuLturAL cHeMIstrY Carver, George Washington AGrIcuLturAL scIentIst Lawes, John Bennett Tull,Jethro AGronoMY Borlaug, Norman Ernest ALcHeMY Cleopatra the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cultivated Plants (2013)

From Acacia to Zinnia by Christopher Cumo

The interdisciplinary nature of this work should attract students of botany, agronomy, plant pathology, plant breeding, genetics, taxonomy, entomology, chemistry, soil science, history, folklore, religion, anthropology, and geography. Because ...

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In essence, the science of agronomy is inseparable from biology. (Trofim Lysenko)
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Scrabble value of A1G2R1O1N1O1M3Y4

The value of this 8-letter word is 14 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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