agroecology

noun ag·ro·ecol·o·gy \ ˌa-grō-ē-ˈkä-lə-jē , -i-ˈkä- , -e-ˈkä- \

Definition of agroecology

:an ecological approach to agriculture that views agricultural areas as ecosystems and is concerned with the ecological impact of agricultural practices

agroecological

play \-ˌē-kə-ˈlä-ji-kəl, -ˌe-kə-\ adjective

First Known Use of agroecology

1967


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