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Agriculture vs. Forestry

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Agriculturenoun

The art or science of cultivating the ground, including the harvesting of crops, and the rearing and management of livestock

Forestrynoun

(uncountable) The science of planting and growing trees in forests.

Agriculturenoun

The art or science of cultivating the ground, including the harvesting of crops, and the rearing and management of live stock; tillage; husbandry; farming.

Forestrynoun

(uncountable) The art and practice of planting and growing trees in forests.

Agriculturenoun

a large-scale farming enterprise

Forestrynoun

(uncountable) The art and practice of cultivating, exploiting and renewing forests for commercial purposes.

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Agriculturenoun

the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock

Forestrynoun

(uncountable) Commercial tree farming.

Agriculturenoun

the federal department that administers programs that provide services to farmers (including research and soil conservation and efforts to stabilize the farming economy); created in 1862

Forestrynoun

(countable) A tree farm.

Agriculturenoun

the class of people engaged in growing food

Forestrynoun

The art of forming or of cultivating forests; the management of growing timber.

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Agriculture

Agriculture is the practice of cultivating plants and livestock. Agriculture was the key development in the rise of sedentary human civilization, whereby farming of domesticated species created food surpluses that enabled people to live in cities.

Forestrynoun

the science of planting and caring for forests and the management of growing timber

Forestry

Forestry is the science and craft of creating, managing, planting, using, conserving and repairing forests, woodlands, and associated resources for human and environmental benefits. Forestry is practiced in plantations and natural stands.

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