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Agriculture Essay

337 words - 2 pages

Definition of Terms
The following terms were defined conceptually and operationally to enable the readers to understand the study well.
animal production. the technology applied to the keeping of animals for profit. Includes feeding, breeding, housing and marketing. Of great importance is the making of the financial arrangements necessary to the successful carrying out of each enterprise in the light of the market conditions for the sale of the end products.
Agricultural Arts. This refers to the part of the general education ...view middle of the document...

In this study, it is a term used on how the respondents foresee the subject Agricultural Arts and it is one of components which were assessed by the respondents.
Horticulture is the branch of agriculture that deals with the art, science, technology, and business of growing plants. It includes the cultivation of medicinal plants, fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds, herbs, sprouts, mushrooms, algae, flowers, seaweeds and non-food crops such as grass and ornamental trees and plants. It also includes plant conservation, landscape restoration, landscape and garden design, construction, and maintenance, and arboriculture. Inside agriculture, horticulture contrasts with extensive field farming as well as animal husbandry.
Teaching Competencies. In this study, this term refers to the capability and skills of the teacher. It is considered as the system of action varied in form and content but directed toward learning (Dagoon 2003). It is in the performance of these actions and the interaction of the teacher with students that learning take place.
TLE. It is an acronym for Technology and livelihood education. It is said to be the branch of general action required for instruction in schools for skills development and livelihood education.

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