- n the yield from plants in a single growing season
- n a cultivated plant that is grown commercially on a large scale
- n a collection of people or things appearing together
the annual crop of students brings a new crop of ideas
- n the output of something in a season
the latest crop of fashions is about to hit the stores
- n the stock or handle of a whip
- n a pouch in many birds and some lower animals that resembles a stomach for storage and preliminary maceration of food
- v cut short
She wanted her hair cropped short
- v prepare for crops
- v yield crops
This land crops well
- v let feed in a field or pasture or meadow
- v feed as in a meadow or pasture
- v cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of
- However, the FBI is advising members of a crop-dusters' group to report any suspicious buys of dangerous chemicals in the wake of last week's terrorist attacks.
- The crucial business development during early summer is the prospective value of American crops.
- As usual, during the Summer dullness, the government crop forecasts provide an important factor in the financial news.
News & Articles
- Crop Protection Chemicals Market By Types, By Crop Types, By Geography: Global Trends and Forecast To 2018
DUBLIN, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/g4s979/crop_protection ) has announced the addition of the "Crop Protection Chemicals Market ...
June 17, 2013 - PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance
- Iowa corn crop continues to lag in stormy spring - ABC5 News Des Moines, IA
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The latest crop report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture shows Iowa's cornfields have been hit hard by the wet spring. Twelve percent of the crop is in poor condition, worse among the 18 leading corn growing states.
June 17, 2013 - WOI-TV Des Moines
- Iowa corn crop continues to lag in stormy spring
The latest crop report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture shows Iowa's cornfields have been hit hard by the wet spring.
June 17, 2013 - KWQC-TV 6 Davenport
- Gerry Ritz in Calgary Herald
Ritz said the assistance will help farmers "take immediate measures to protect, rehabilitate and manage affected crop land - helping them restore the land for next year's crop."
- Arnold Schwarzenegger in BusinessWeek
This is not just about the crop this year. It could also have a devastating effect next year,Schwarzenegger said. "My administration will make sure that we do everything we can to help the farmers and workers get through this."
- Grayson Perry in Boston Herald
I think he has a scatter-gun approach but in his trawling he's picked up some extraordinary stuff,Perry said. "This is by no means an insignificant gift. It's the cream of the crop."