floriculture floriculture

Definition(s):

  • (n) the cultivation of flowering plants

Usage(s):

  1. Even flower suppliers in Bangalore, India's floriculture center, are reportedly withering due to decreased demand for flowers for decorating weddings and other events.
  2. Those friendsand their friendshave since formed a floriculture club, one of many now flourishing in Fiji.

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  1. "Over 250-300 farmers are involved in floriculture. During the Valentine's Day, they send their flowers to Mumbai, which is a big market for flowers. But it badly affects the farmers' earnings when some political activists protest. On one hand these...
    on Feb 11, 2008 By: Shivaji Maharaj Source: The Cheers

  2. "Our greenhouse floriculture growers supported this designation because they know that when we work together it gives them a competitive advantage in a global marketplace," Agriculture Minister Leona Dombrowsky said in a provincial press release...
    on Sep 15, 2008 By: Leona Dombrowsky Source: Country Guide

  3. "Our efforts are to ultimately bring nursery and floriculture under the definition of agriculture," Food and Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar said here while inaugurating Flora Expo 2007.
    on Sep 12, 2007 By: Sharad Pawar Source: Hindu

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