Farming key words

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Q E A G R O C H E M I C A L S F T R W X A
K N G T B H K J W F G J M F K S P T C M T
U S U B S I S T E N C E F A R M I N G P V
K I X B V O Y O M O N O C U L T U R E V O
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M E B X N U S R G U S N E R Y V Y J Q X Q
A F N N E E D C L C A T L L S K O H Y R F
U A T I K D I Q Q W B L B U J Y B B Y D W
R R K Y F A C T O R Y F A R M I N G T C Q
C M E K Y D L W L E J O R H L E P G A A U
I I T Q P L G D B X I J A P E E S G F O A
R N T T I N T E N S I V E F A R M I N G C
T G M B W G B A N M I G B G Y G U D V C C
O I C J T H L X I N X P C W T V A J V X S
G R S X U T C X K W M T V N X J C H U S Q
O F K T X R E R P O L Y C U L T U R E R N
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  • a farm that grows animals; the pasture is the grass that is grazed (8)
  • a farm that grows both plants and animals (5)
  • a farm that grows crops (6)
  • collective name for chemicals applied to crop and animals, including fertilisers, pesticides, herbicides, dips (13)
  • Farming designed to maximise yield of produce by making use of any appropriate technology (9, 7)
  • Farming for the farmer's own needs rather than for profit. Today mainly carried out in third-world countries (11, 7)
  • Farming with minimum input from the farmer, e.g. upland sheep farming (9, 7)
  • growing a single crop in a field (11)
  • growing many different crops in the same space, imitating the diversity of a natural ecosystem (11)
  • Raising livestock indoors in large numbers to increase productivity (7, 7)

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