agri-, agrio-, ager

(Greek > Latin: fields; wild, savage; living in the fields, via ager, agri.)

Someone who is involved with the science and art of cultivating the soil; including the allied pursuits of gathering in the crops and rearing live stock; tillage, husbandry, and farming.
The business of cultivating the soil; including the allied pursuits of gathering in the crops and rearing live stock; tillage, husbandry, farming.
agriculturist, agriculturalist (s) (noun); agriculturists, agriculturalists (pl)
1. A student of the science of agriculture, (but soon extended to) a professed cultivator of the land, a farmer.
2. Someone who studies or is involved with agriculture.
agriecology (s) (noun)
1. The study of the relationship between the environment and agricultural crops.
2. Ecology as applied to agriculture.
Biotechnical research in plant breeding; the attempt to control plant evolution by genetic manipulation and gene splicing to provide desirable new varieties; such as, a (still experimental) strain of wheat with the soybean's capability of fertilizing its roots with airborne nitrogen.

Agrigeneticists have produced such new agricultural items as a redder, less watery commercial tomato and disease-resistant sugar cane.

Of or pertaining to land surveying.
1. Any of various perennial herbaceous plants of the genus Agrimonia, having pinnately compound leaves and spikelike clusters of small yellow flowers.
2. Any of several similar or related plants, such as the hemp agrimony.
A motor tractor for agricultural work.
agriologist (s) (noun), agriologists (pl)
Someone who is versed in the history and customs of primitive or uncivilized peoples.
agriology (s) (noun), agriologies (pl)
The comparative study of the history and customs of primitive, savage, or uncivilized people.
agriomania (s) (noun), agriomanias (pl)
An obsolete or out dated term for a wild, ferocious mania or insanity.
An obsolete term for a wild, ferocious mania.
agriproduct (s) (noun), agriproducts (pl)
Results resulting from agricultural efforts.
agritechnology, agritech (s) (noun), agritechnolgies (pl)
Current technology, marketing, products grown, livestock breeding and care, horticulture, landscape operations, and turf management.
agritourism (s) (noun) (no plural)
A form of sightseeing in which visitors stay in farms or agricultural villages, either to experience farm life, or to explore the farms: "Many farmers are making extra money with agritourism by providing all kinds of entertainment for those who come to participate in a variety of activities on farms."

Cross references of word families related directly, or indirectly, to: "land, ground, fields, soil, dirt, mud, clay, earth (world)": agra-; agrest-; agro-; argill-; choro-; chthon-; epeiro-; geo-; glob-; lut-; myso-; pedo-; pel-; rhyp-; soil-; sord-; terr-.