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  • n. The agricultural activity of an area viewed as an industrial sector of the economy.

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Examples

  • With the markets, price incentives, and tight management required by this kind of agroindustry, much higher levels of productivity could supply both food and fuel biomass needs and could revitalize rural areas.

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  • The plantation owner dealt with the entire operation: agriculture, agroindustry, manpower and export, while also being active in the community and the synagogue, which were located in town.

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  • Or we could ask him how come nobody is crashing at the gate to invest in agroindustry in Venezuela.

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  • The centre has developed courses in rural agroindustry for potential entrepreneurs and is intimately involved with the development, support, and dissemination of agroindustry in the region.

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  • Forest loss has been primarily a consequence of industrial logging and subsistence agriculture, but large-scale agroindustry-especially development of oil palm plantations-has emerged as an important new driver of land use change.

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  • Colombian community leader assassinated by agroindustry-backed vigilantes

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  • Heavily criticized for instigating a global food shortage in 2007, the largely inefficient U. S.-based corn ethanol agroindustry has been propped up by a series of artificial trade barriers and domestic subsidies that are recurrently and justly decried by Latin American leaders.

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  • Wong group, which has companies operating in agroindustry, real estate, banking, investments and fishing, has reported a turnover of

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  • It is a community rich in opportunities for development and microenterprise establishment, both in agroindustry and in commerce.

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  • Hong Kong, "said Arvin Boolell, minister of agroindustry and fisheries for the African island state of Mauritius.

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