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agribusiness

a gruh biz nuhs

  • n  a large-scale farming enterprise

  • "It's hard to avoid the conclusion that this is agribusiness as usual.
  • In India at least, Navdanya sets an eco-friendly standard that agribusiness must show it can outperform.
  • Think of the ascendancy of corporate agribusiness over family farms.
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  • Barack Obama in Washington Post
    Speaking at a Chicago news conference, Obama said his administration's policies at the Agriculture and Interior departments would be "designed to serve not big agribusiness or Washington influence-peddlers but family farmers and the American...
  • John Dingell in Seattle Post Intelligencer
    Dingell said: "It's nothing more than a favor to big agribusiness at the expense of the public health and communities living near these facilities."

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