Farming key words

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H N A B K B L W D X L I H X I T U D W V I
S M O N O C U L T U R E I C A X D J X E A
U L R T S S O R G A N I C F A R M I N G W
B F M R Q D J X W I U Q I W O B J S L Q F
S A C S G G Q R P L H H D N V L Q Q A R M
I C R R G B Y L O O M W K M S Q P B Q M A
S T C O P A S T O R A L T L Q G H R B C G
T O X N R V I L V A Y Y F R L D A I K B H
E R F E X T E N S I V E F A R M I N G D W
N Y H G X D P G J U U Y G P W P M U X X K
C F A G R O C H E M I C A L S G H U O H K
E A M E M N K O T N N I P O D B J F B Y I
F R Y C H P O L Y C U L T U R E X K O S J
A M N E W X F D P J Q H D R E R F P Y K X
R I Q I W E R Y A Y Y N R D T D R C T X M
M N T R Y S W M H N N X L V A F C C A F S
I G R H I N T E N S I V E F A R M I N G N
N K Y U W R H G E K K O B J A R A B L E O
G G Y F Y B H I M L F A S O R O L S C G A
Q F B F K O A E M K I E J K Y A R U U O E
C T F A S E W V W N N R O D O I A J G V U

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  • a farm that grows animals; the pasture is the grass that is grazed (8)
  • 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 that uses few agrochemicals and so does not pollute the environment (7, 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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