Example sentences for: agribusiness

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

  • Father Hidalgo, during the Mexican War of Independence; Emiliano Zapata, during the Mexican Revolution; and César Chávez, during his battle for farmworkers’ rights against California agribusiness, all carried the emblem of La Virgen de Guadalupe.

  • 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.

  • Given the ongoing uproar over genetically modified crops, an uproar that has played an important role in the opposition to the World Trade Organization and that has become a key trade issue between the United States and Europe, agribusiness certainly seems to be a short-term loser.

  • 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.

  • 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.

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