genetically modified organism
GMO
Plural form of biofuel.
biofuels
Cure or preserve(meat or fish) by exposure to smoke
smoking
what is the Top layer of soil
top soil
A glass building in witch plants are grown that need protection from cold weather
greenhouse
The ability to be maintained at a certain rate or level
sustainability
Also called alchohol,ethyl alcohol
ethanol
Drugs that cover a broad range of infections
antibiotics
A biological community of interacting organisms and their physical environment
ecosystem
Method of preserving food, sealed inn a airtight container
canning
cultivation of the soil for the growing of crops and the rearing of animals to provide food, wool, and other products
agriculture
water leaving farm fields because of rain, melted snow, or irrigation. As runoff moves, it picks up and carries pollution, which it can deposit into ponds, lakes, coastal waters, and underground sources of drinking water.
agriculture runoff
the science of breeding and caring for farm animals.
animal husbandry
traditionally contrasted with pasturage lands such as heaths
arable land
the variety of life in the world or in a particular habitat or ecosystem.
biodiversity
procedures intended to protect humans or animals against disease or harmful biological agents
biosecurity
labeling term that indicates that the food or other agricultural product has been produced through approved methods.
certified organic
making a exact copy of
cloning
the action of rotating around an axis or center.
crop rotation
the process of eroding or being eroded by wind, water, or other natural agents.
erosion
food for the plants, cow waste
fertilizer
chemical compound with the chemical formula CH₄. It is a group 14 hydride and the simplest alkane, and is the main constitue
methane
the cultivation of a single crop in a given area.
monoculture
the job of supervising or taking care of something, such as an organization or property
stewardship
preserve (food or other perishable items) in vinegar, brine, or a similar solution.
pickling
also known as artificial selection, is a process used by humans to develop new organisms with desirable characteristics
selectivebreeding
an even-toed ungulate mammal that chews the cud regurgitated from its rumen. The ruminants comprise the cattle, sheep,etc
ruminant
a substance used for destroying insects or other organisms harmful to cultivated plants or to animals.
pesticide
not consisting of or deriving from living matter.
nonorganic
a way of growing crops or pasture from year to year without disturbing the soil through tillage.
notillfarming
an area of coastal land that is regularly covered by the tide.
SALTING
the deliberate modification of the characteristics of an organism by manipulating its genetic material.
genetic engineering
containing genetic material that has been artificially altered so as to produce a desired characteristic.
geneticmodification
a substance that is toxic to plants and is used to destroy unwanted vegetation.
herbicide
a regulatory substance produced in an organism and transported in tissue fluids such as blood or sap to stimulate specific cells or tissues into action.
hormone
the process or fact of irradiating or being irradiated
irradiation
the supply of water to land or crops to help growth, typically by means of channels
irrigation