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Agronomy !


Agronomy is the science and technology of producing and using plants for food , fuel , fiber, and reclamation. Agronomy encompasseswork in the areas of plant genetics , plant physiology , meteorology , and soil science . Agronomy is the application of a combination of sciences like biology , chemistry , economics , ecology , earth science , and genetics . Agronomists today are involved with many issues including producing food, creating healthier food, managingenvironmental impact of agriculture , and creating energy from plants. Agronomists often specialize in areas such as crop rotation , irrigation and drainage , plant breeding , plant physiology , soil classification , soil fertility , weed control , insect and pest control .

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