January 27, 2022
Agriculture is an economic activity that includes crop and livestock production and related service activities. The two main branches of agriculture are agriculture and animal husbandry. Together with forestry, hunting and fishing, it belongs to the primary sector of the economy. Agricultural production includes the process of production of plant and livestock products, breeding of fish, bees, cultivation of mushrooms, snails, production of spices and medicinal herbs, etc. which is performed on agricultural land. In agricultural land, ie. those lands which, in accordance with their natural and economic conditions, can be used for agricultural production, include fields, orchards, vineyards, fishponds, pastures, etc. When it comes to agricultural products, they are usually divided into primary products and products of the first degree of processing (or products of primary processing). Primary products include, for example, cotton, wool, hemp, flax, etc. Primary processing products include ornamental flowers and ornamental plants, hewn or timber, fertilizers, animal skins, tanned hides and skins, industrial chemicals (starch, sugar, ethanol, alcohols and plastics), fuels (methane from biomass, biodiesel) and other.