Agriculture, farming, or husbandry was the art, science, or practice of producing food, feed, fiber, and many other desired goods by the systematic raising of plants (from seeds to make beans and vegetables) and animals. Those that focused their economy on an agricultural base were identified as an agrarian society.

Agricultural management Edit

Many planetary governments had people or departments dedicated solely to agriculture:

Agricultural planets and planetary regions Edit

Certain planets and regions of planets are better suited for agriculture than others:

A scene cut from "True Q" had Amanda Rogers musing that maybe she should study agriculture and then have a big farm somewhere. [1]
In the novel Worlds of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Volume One, Keiko O'Brien oversees the planet Cardassia's agricultural renewal in late 2376.

Agricultural colonies Edit

See also: Agricultural colony

Colonies were generally – although not always – civilian outposts established for agricultural or commercial purposes. The following colonies have been mentioned specifically as having an agricultural purpose:

Agricultural occupations Edit

Agricultural products Edit

When the USS Enterprise visited the colony on Omicron Ceti III, they discovered no survivors, but records for the expedition die "indicate that they did have some for breeding and food purposes. Apparently, none of them survived." (TOS: "This Side of Paradise")

Tribbles were known to breed prolifically asexually. (TOS: "The Trouble with Tribbles"; TAS: "More Tribbles, More Troubles"; DS9: "Trials and Tribble-ations")

Neelix told Tuvok in 2372, that he bred orchids like Tuvok did. (VOY: "Tattoo")

Types of products Edit

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