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Common step in crop production systems Soil Preparation
Common step in crop production systems Planting
Common step in crop production systems Nutrient Management
Common step in crop production systems Pest Management
Common deficiency or toxicity symptoms Leaf Drop
Common deficiency or toxicity symptoms Wilting
Common deficiency or toxicity symptoms Small Fruit
Disadvantage of High Tunnel Cost
Advantage of High Tunnel Extend Season
Types of High Tunnels Gothic
Type of High Tunnel Multi-Bay Tunnels
Type of High Tunnel Low Tunnel
Advantage of No Till Farming Increased Soil Health
Intercropping Advantages Increased Yields
Advantages of Intercropping Attract Organisms
Growing two or more crops at once in the same row Row Intercropping
NC ranks highest in production of Peanuts
NC ranks highest in production of Squash
NC ranks highest in production of Tomatoes
NC ranks highest in production of Tobacco

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Crop Cultivation Crossword

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have the highest acreage planted of all agronomic crops in NC. soybeans
top crop in terms of cash receipts for NC in 2012. Tobacco
NC holds ranks highest among the 50 states in the production of ________ sweet potatoes
Increased specialization and mechanization. industrialization
Crops are sequentially moved to different fields or plots each year. crop rotation
Advantage of crop rotation? increased yields
Growing two or more crops simultaneously in the same space. intercropping
Growing two or more crops at once in the same row. row intercropping
Growing the crops with no defined rows. mixed intercropping
Plants used to draw pests away from more valuable crops. trap crops
A way to design agriculture production systems that mimics the relationships found in natural ecosystems. permaculture
Simple plastic-covered steel structures that derive heat from the sun. high tunnels
Cover an area with clear plastic and use the radiant energy of the sun to kill weeds. solarization
Other organisms used to control. biological controls
Organic and synthetic pesticides. chemical controls
Row of holly trees, water or mountains. natural controls
When do you harvest? morning
Type of high tunnel that have peaked roofs and straight sides gothic
One of the top five counties for crop production in terms of cash receipts is: wilson
________ are a major contributor to agricultural receipts from the state. crops

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Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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the totality of the changes in economic and social organization that began about 1760 in England and later in other countries, characterized chiefly by the replacement of hand tools with power-driven machines, as the power loom and the steam engine, and by the concentration of industry in large establishments Industrial Revolution
a supply of goods kept on hand for sale to customers by a merchant, distributor, manufacturer, etc.; inventory Stock
a tract of land surrounded by a fence enclosure
an association of individuals, created by law or under authority of law, having a continuous existence independent of the existences of its members, and powers and liabilities distinct from those of its members corporation
Crop rotation is the practice of growing a series of dissimilar or different types of crops in the same area in sequenced seasons. It helps in reducing soil erosion and increases soil fertility and crop yield croprotation
Adam Smith was a Scottish moral philosopher, pioneer of political economy, and a key figure in the Scottish Enlightenment. Smith is best known for two classic works: The Theory of Moral Sentiments, and An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations adamsmith
the large-scale introduction of manufacturing, advanced technical enterprises, and other productive economic activity into an area, society, country, etc industrialization
an economic system in which investment in and ownership of the means of production, distribution, and exchange of wealth is made and maintained chiefly by private individuals or corporations, especially as contrasted to cooperatively or state-owned means of wealth capitalism
a building or group of buildings with facilities for the manufacture of goods factory
a theory or system of social organization that advocates the vesting of the ownership and control of the means of production and distribution, of capital, land, etc., in the community as a whole socialism
Karl Marx was a German philosopher, economist, sociologist, journalist and revolutionary socialist karlmarx
a person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especially a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk entrepreneur
a group of states or nations united into one political body union
to deal a blow or stroke to (a person or thing), as with the fist, a weapon, or a hammer; hit strike
of, relating to, or characteristic of the middle class; bourgeois middleclass

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Agriscience Crossword

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All jobs relating in some way to plants, animals, and renewable natural resources Agriscience
Activities concerned with the production of plants and animals, and the related supplies, services, mechanics, products, processing, and marketing Agriculture
Commercial firms that have developed with or stem out of agriculture Agribusiness
Application of science to an industrial or commercial objective Technology
Raising of finfish, shellfish, and other aquatic animals under controlled conditions. Aquaculture
Application of enginerring principles in agricultural settings. AgEngineering
Use of modern principles and practices in animal growth and management. AnimalScienceTech
Use of modern principles in growing and managing crops CropScience
The study of the properties and management of soil to grow plants. SoilScience
Use of cells or components of cells to produce products or processes. Biotechnology
Abreviation for pest control program based on multiple-control practices. IPM
Food that has been grown wthout the use of certain chemical pesticides. OrganicFood
All aspects of water conservation and management. WaterResources
Space and mass around us. Environment
The turfgrass plant and soil immediately below it. Turf
Basic science of the plant and the animal kingdoms. Biology
Science dealing with the characteristics of elements or simple substances. Chemistry
Chemistry as it applies to living matter. Biochemistry
Science of insect life. Entomology
Science of soils and field crops. Agronomy
The science of producing, processing, and marketing fruits, vegetables, and ornamental plants. Horticulture
Plants used for their appearance. Ornamentals
Animal growth, care, and management. AnimalSciences
Management of agricultural resources, including farms and agribusinesses. AgEconomics
Teaching and program management in agriculture AgEducation
Type of resources provided by nature that can replace themselves. Renewable

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Agriculture Crossword

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Any plant whose fruit, seed etc are used for food. Vegetable
Provide starch and make French fries Potato
a cultivated plant that is grown as food, especially a grain, fruit, or vegetable. Crops
A type of wheat used mainly for macaroni. Durum
The science or practice of farming, cultivation of soils & rearing of animals for food Agriculture
A powerful, motor-driven machine used to pull implements and do other work on the farm. tractor
The product of any of a variety of perennial crops, typically grasses that can be used as feed for ruminant animals. Hay
a cereal plant that is the most important kind grown in temperate countries, the grain of which is ground to make flour for bread, pasta, pastry, etc. Wheat
An animal kept to produce milk or beef. Cows
Type of gardening tool. Hoe
A person who owns or manages a farm. Farmer
A male sheep. Ram
This oil is used for healthy cooking and baking. Canola
Takes care of bees. Beekeeper
An expert who can give advice on crops and soils Agronomist

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Weathering and Erosion Crossword

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What type of weathering breaks smaller pieces of rock from larger pieces Mechanical
What type of weathering slowly dissolves rock chemical
What is the process in which wind, water, gravity transport soil? Erosion
When farmers change crops to protect nutrient depletion. Crop rotation
When farmers grow a crop between seasons to prevent erosion. cover crop
Creating a series of steps so that farming can occur on a steep hill Terracing
Leaving the previous season's stalks behind to prevent erosion. no till
Refers to the pore space in soil taken up by water or oxygen porosity
Water dissolves and carries nutrients in topsoil to lower layers leaching
The top layer of soil topsoil
The most fertile section of topsoil humus
The layer of rock beneath soil layers bedrock
When water in the air causes chemical change oxidation
Repeated freezing and thawing in cracks of rock ice wedging
Type of weathering in which harder rock weathers less than softer rock differential
When limestone is dissolved underground, you get a... cave
When pollution and rain weather together. acid rain
Grinding away of rock abrasion
Agent of mechanical weathering wind
Agent of chemical weathering water
Living agent of mechanical weathering plants
Rock that is the source of the fragments parent rock
Protecting soil from nutrient loss or erosion soil conservation
When water slows and drops sediment deposition
Deposition that occurs as a body of water slows to flow into another delta
Sediment deposits here when a river overflows its banks (pg.318) floodplain
a fan-shaped deposion on land alluvial fan
As a mountain ages, its peaks become (rounder/sharper) rounder

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Waste Management Crossword

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What is the movement of waste from sources to its final destination? Waste stream
What type of waste comes from farms? Agricultural waste
What type of waste makes up 36% of solid waste? Paper
Leachate is __________ from landfills composed of chemicals from garbage. liquid
Where is solid waste disposed of? Landfill
Which gas is a mixture of methane and CO2? Landfill gas
Incineration deals with _________ combustion at high temperatures. Complete
___________ is thermally processed in the absence of oxygen. Pyrolysis
Gasification produces _________ and solid residue. syngas
What type of diversion refers to collecting and processing items to make new products? Recycling
_________ decreases the amount of organic waste that enters landfills. Composting
What are any materials rinsed down a drain or flushed down a toilet called? sewage
Septic systems are usually used in what area? rural
How many steps does the municipal sewage treatment have? three
What is the first step in the process of recycling? resource recovery

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Crop Production Crossword

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the first step in starting a farm when the crop to be grown has already been decided. Site selection
unwanted plants which grown along the useful crops Weeds
when soil is scraped up and heaped around the base of a plant to form a small mound using a hoe or trowel Moulding
any type of material that is spread or laid over the surface of the soil as a covering Mulch
the method in which a controlled amount of water is supplied to plants at regular intervals for agriculture Irrigation
used to improve production by restoring nutrients to your soil. It makes fields more productive. Fertilizer
the ability of a soil to sustain agricultural plant growth, i.e. to provide plant habitat and result in sustained and consistent yields of high quality. Soil fertility
a natural medium for plant growth and it supplies nutrients to plants. soil
organic material that forms in soil when plant and animal matter decays. Humus
the ability of the soil to supply essential plant nutrients and soil water in adequate amounts and proportions for plant growth and reproduction. Soil Fertility
the process of removing trees, stumps, brush, stones and other obstacles from an area of land Land Clearing
The process of loosening and turning of the soil ploughing
the process of planting seeds Sowing
the shape and rise of the land surface Topography
the distance between seeds in a given row and the distance between rows planting distance

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The Industrial Revolution Crossword

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Increased output of machine made goods. Industrial Revolution
Wealthy landowners enclosed farms with hedges and fences and conducted experiments Enclosure
Farmers planted crops to restore the nutrients to soil. Crop Rotation
The development of industries for the machine production of goods. Industrialization
A large building in which machinery is used to manufacture goods Factory
A person who manages, organizes and takes on risk of a business. Entrepreneur
The growth of cities and the migration of people into them Urbanization
A social class made up of skilled workers, professionals, business people, and wealthy farmers. Middle Class
Selling away ownership of company or parts for money. Stock
Is a business owned by stockholders. Corporation
Is an economic system in which the factors of production are privately owned Capitalism
Workers joined together in voluntary labor associations. Union

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MS Access Crossword Puzzle

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column in a table that contains a specific piece of information within a record. Field
collection of organized data that allow access, retrieval, and use of that data Database
Small box or bar that selects the entire row when clicked Row Selector
A collection of rows and columns Data Sheet
Row in a table that contains specific information about a person, product, or event Record
A object Is Not A Type Of Microsoft Access Database Object Worksheets
The Key Uniquely Identifies Each Record PrimaryKey
Enables You To View Data From A Table Based On A Specific Criterion Query
In the context of databases, a situation that exists between two relational database tables when one table has a foreign key that references the primary key of the other table. Relationship
It is a database management system (DBMS) based on the relational model. RDBMS
An object which stores data in rows and columns. Table
The basic elements of a form or a report are called: Controls
Type of control box which is most often associated with a bound control. TextBox

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The Agricultural Revolution Crossword

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One of the main drawbacks in agriculture before the revolution was Crop rotation
Farmers did not have fertiliser
one field in three left empty meant it was fallow
leaving fields empty allowed soil to regain nutrients
the agricultural reformist that invented the four crop rotation system Charles townshend
the four-crop rotation system allowed this nutrient to be replaced in the soil nitrogen
The four-crop rotation system is also known as the norfolk system
up to the 1730's cattle were often slaughtered in the winter because of lack of food, also known as fodder
with more food available, the number of farm animals increased
surrounding the fields fences and hedges prevented the spread of disease
More animals grazing the land meant more ' ' fertilized the soil droppings
better fertilized soil meant an increase in cropyield
This invention allowed seeds to be sewn in straight lines with no waste seed drill
In 1834, Cyrus McCormick invented a mechanical reaper
new machinery still had to be pulled by horse
an increase in the size of animals meant this food source was more readily available meat
the changes that took place meant that fewer workers were needed to work in agriculture
those displaced by less labor available moved to industrial towns
Greater amounts of ' ' in Britain led to an increase in population freshfood
The process by which the largest animals on a farm were mated to produce offspring selective breeding
surrounding fields with fences meant the fields were now enclosed

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