agrology

noun
agrol·o·gy | \ ə-ˈgrä-lə-jē , a- \
plural -es

Definition of agrology 

: the branch of agriculture that deals with the origin, structure, analysis, and classification of soils especially in their relation to crop production

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First Known Use of agrology

1849, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for agrology

International Scientific Vocabulary agro- + -logy; originally formed as French agrologie

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