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agricultural chemistry
The field of science in which chemicals are used to increase the quality or amount of farm crops produced.

synthetic fertilizers, pesticides, and herbicides (weed-killers) are examples of such chemicals.

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agricultural chemistry
The use of chemical substances for agricultural purposes; such as, enrichment of the soil, destruction of insect pests, and the control of plant and animal diseases.
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