The agricultural and
poultry industries are primarily concerned with the production of basic
foodstuffs on farms, but also include the supply of inputs for farming such as
fertiliser, seeds, animal feeds and machinery.
In addition, agriculture is
becoming increasingly integrated with other sectors of the food chain such as
processing, distribution and retailing, to form the agri-food industry.
broader industry is one of the largest in the UK, accounting for over 10% in both employment and Gross
Agriculture and poultry courses at SRUC consider the wider
agri-food industry, with the focus on production agriculture and related issues
such as countryside protection and animal welfare.
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