Example sentences for: agribusiness

How can you use “agribusiness” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Dole's biggest backers include the CEO of Archer Daniels Midland, the agribusiness concern whose executives recently pleaded guilty to price fixing, and the Gallo wine family.

  • According to the NYT , congressional victories for the business lobby this past year included: repeal of Depression-era laws preventing banks, securities firms, and insurance concerns from entering one another's line of business, a five-year extension of the business R&D tax credit, no increase in the minimum wage, no regulation of health-care plans, no campaign finance reform, and no ban on agribusiness mergers.

  • A more substantial issue raised by the advent of cloning (itself from the Greek klon , meaning "twig" or "branch") is, of course, the possibility that commerce in the very stuff of which we're made will ultimately turn humanity into merchandise, our genesis controlled by some mutant form of agribusiness.

  • Some have compared the Bracero Program with legalized slavery, and the impact on the perception of the Mexican farmworker by American agribusiness has been to foster contempt and disdain.

  • And just as obviously, the major agribusiness companies have hurt themselves by obstinately opposing things like labeling of genetically modified crops (which is now required in Japan, the E.U.


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