Farming key words

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

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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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