Agro-


Agro-

Agro- is a prefix that usually refers to agriculture. The following items use the prefix 'Agro-':

* AgroParisTech, formally known as the Paris Institute of Technology for Life, Food and Environmental Sciences
* Agro-Velho, a neighbourhood in Póvoa de Varzim, Portugal

In agriculture:

* Agro-environment analysis, also known as soil science
* Agro-food, food that is produced by agriculture
* Agro-pastoralism
* Agro-terrorism
* Agrobiodiversity, also known as agricultural biodiversity
* Agrocenter
* Agrochemical, also known as agrichemical
* Agroecology
* Agroecosystem analysis
* Agroforestry
* Agrofuel, also known as biofuel
* Agrogeologist
* Agrogeology
* Agroinfiltration
* Agrologist, a Canadian term for a professional agrologist
* Agrology
* Agrominerals
* Agronomic revolution, also known as Cambrian substrate revolution
* Agronomics, also known as agricultural economics
* Agronomist
* Agronomy
* Agrophysics
* Agroproductivity, also known as agricultural productivity
* Agroscience, also known as agronomy
* Agrostology, the study of grass
* Agrotechnology, also known as agricultural machinery
* Agrotourism

In business:
* Agro-Hall, a shipping company, part of the Fednav Group
* Agrobusiness, also known as agribusiness
* AgroFair, a certification system for the Fair trade social movement

In sports:
* Agro-Chemical, a Kenyan football club
* Agrosport, a football club from São Tomé and Príncipe
* FC Agro-Goliador Chişinău, a Moldovan football club
* PNE Agrodome, a sports arena in Vancouver, Canada

Taxonomic names that begin with 'Agro-' include:
* "Agrobacterium", a genus of bacterium
* "Agrocharis", a genus of plant
* "Agrochola", a genus of moth in the family Noctuidae
* "Agrocybe", a genus of mushroom
* "Agrodiaetus", a genus of butterfly
* "Agromyza", a genus of fly
* Agromyzidae, a family of fly
* "Agropyron", a genus of grass
* "Agrosaurus", a (deprecated) genus of dinosaur
* "Agrostemma", a genus of plant
* Agrostistachydeae, a tribe of plant
* "Agrostistachys", a genus of plant
* "Agrostophyllum", a genus of plant
* "Agrotera", a genus of moth in the subfamily Spilomelinae
* "Agrotis", a genus of moth

See also:
* Aggro
* Agro
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