agronomics


agronomics
The science of soil management and the production of field crops.

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  • Agronomics — Ag ro*nom ics, n. The science of the distribution and management of land. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agronomics — [ag΄rə näm′iks] n. AGRONOMY * * * …   Universalium

  • agronomics — [ag΄rə näm′iks] n. AGRONOMY …   English World dictionary

  • agronomics — Synonyms and related words: agrarianism, agricultural geology, agriculture, agrology, agronomy, contour farming, cultivation, culture, dirt farming, dry farming, dryland farming, farm economy, farming, fruit farming, geoponics, grain farming,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • agronomics — study of productivity of land Sciences and Studies …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • agronomics — ag·ro·nom·ics || ‚ægrÉ™ nÉ’mɪks n. science of management and distribution of agricultural lands …   English contemporary dictionary

  • agronomics — UK [ˌæɡrəˈnɒmɪks] / US [ˌæɡrəˈnɑmɪks] noun [uncountable] business the branch of economics that deals with the way land is used and the things that are produced by farming …   English dictionary

  • agronomics — /ægrəˈnɒmɪks/ (say agruh nomiks) noun the art and science of managing land and crops. {agro + nomics} …   Australian English dictionary

  • agronomics — agronomˈics singular noun The science dealing with the management and productivity of land • • • Main Entry: ↑agronomy …   Useful english dictionary

  • Agricultural economics — originally applied the principles of economics to the production of crops and livestock a discipline known as agronomics. Agronomics was a branch of economics that specifically dealt with land usage. It focused on maximizing the yield of crops… …   Wikipedia