Example sentences for: agribusiness

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

  • The company's agribusiness unit, which it had once planned to make the center of its operations, became the target of serious opposition in Europe to genetically modified seeds and crops.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Besides, the specter of agribusiness concerns taking over farms is largely a fantasy.

  • Agriculture grew up into agribusiness; the film industry expanded into the new field of television; the aircraft industry was boosted by the space program; and semiconductor technology paved the way for Silicon Valley.


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