The word agricultural is an adjective. Agricultural means (1) relating to rural matters.
Agricultural is also an adjective that means (1) relating to or used in or promoting agriculture or farming.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word agricultural.
Browse this agricultural consultant guide and directory to learn about agricultural consultants in the United States of America. The photograph on this page depicts a farmer growing corn in a cornfield.
Browse this agricultural equipment and supplies directory to find agricultural equipment and agricultural supplies retailers in the USA. The photo on this web page depicts a farm tractor and plow, plowing a field.
This agricultural consultant page comprises information about agricultural consulting careers in the United States of America plus a photo of an agronomist inspecting a corn plant.
Cargill is an international provider of food, agricultural, and risk management products and services. It was founded in 1865 with W.W. Cargill's first storage facility on the American frontier and is still a privately-owned company. The vast range of products offered range from food products, to animal and animal nutrition, to health and industrial products.
The National Institute of Food and Agriculture, a successor to the Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, is an agency within the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture. They respond to issues such as improving agricultural productivity, creating new products, keeping rural communities vital, and much more. The programs and information about the grants they offer are on the website.
The Farm Credit Administration (FCA) is an independent agency in the executive branch of the U.S. Government. It is responsible for the regulation and examination of the banks, associations, and related entities that collectively comprise what is known as the Farm Credit System (System), including the Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (Farmer Mac).
MSU, located in Bozeman, was founded in 1893. It is a part of the Montana State University system. In Athletics, MSU plays with the Big Sky Conference and NCAA-I. There are roughly 13,000 students and 826 faculty members. MSU has recently been added to the Carnegie Foundation's list of top-tier research institutions. MSU has a large agricultural school and a school of nursing, among its offerings.
In 1905, Florida Agricultural College was moved to Gainesville and became the State's land-grant university. UF has 46,000 students making it one of the largest five universities in the country. The website contains a history of the school, application procedures, information, and more.
URI, located in Kingston, is the largest of the four Rhode Island universities. It was chartered in 1888 as the state's agricultural school. The school has about 15,000 students, graduate and undergraduate. URI has more than 80 majors in the Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, and more. Graduate programs are offered in nursing, pharmacy, and the Graduate School of Oceanography.
WSU's largest campus is located in Pullman and has over 18,000 students. The school was founded in 1892 as the Washington Agricultural College and School of Science. WSU offers more than 150 majors, 70 master's programs, and 44 PhD programs. There are more than 40 fraternities and sororities at WSU. Further information about the programs, visiting, and applying are on the website.
Caterpillar is a leading manufacturer of construction and mining heavy equipment. The machines they manufacture range from tracked tractors to hydraulic excavators, backhoe loaders, motor graders, off-highway trucks, wheel loaders, agricultural tractors, and locomotives. Their products are recognizable by their bright yellow color and the "CAT" logo.
The following articles provide recent agricultural-related news.
Early rice growers unwittingly gave barnyard grass a big hand, helping to give root to a rice imitator that is now considered one of the world's worst agricultural weeds.
Science Daily. Monday, 16 Sep 2019 17:01:16 EDT.
China plans to exclude American farm goods including soybeans from tariffs, the latest move to ease trade tensions before the two countries restart trade talks next month.
CNBC. Friday, 13 Sep 2019 10:55 GMT.
Thanks to the trade war, China has reduced import of farm products from the U.S. But, agricultural producers in Brazil and Argentina seem to be gaining from the ongoing trade tussle.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Wednesday, 11 Sep 2019 14:47:00 GMT.
North Korea, which suffers from severe food shortages, was paying "primary attention" to protect agricultural crops and prevent damage in dikes, dams and reservoirs, state run media reported
CBS News. Saturday, 07 Sep 2019 14:50:09 -0400.
CleanO2 has developed a technology to turn CO2 emissions from industrial furnaces and boilers into potash for use in soaps, detergents, the agricultural sector and the pharmaceutical industry, among others.
CBC News. Tuesday, 3 Sep 2019 04:00:30 EDT.