handpicking


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handpicking

[′hand¦pik·iŋ]
(mining engineering)
Manual removal of a selected fraction of coarse run-of-mine ore, after washing and screening away waste.
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Neem seldom eliminates pests altogether, but it often reduces them to levels that can be ignored or managed by handpicking.
Most gardeners reported handpicking as their primary defense, along with cleaning up infested plants at season's end to interrupt the squash bug life cycle.
Forty-six percent of respondents reported working in the unwelcomed company of Japanese beeties, with handpicking being the most popular control method.
Even if you don't let your chickens scratch in your garden, handpicking may be more enjoyable because you'll have something tasty for your birds when you're finished collecting the beetles.
Forty-six percent of respondents reported working in the unwelcome company of Japanese beetles, with handpicking being the most popular control method.
Even if you don't let your chickens scratch in your garden, your handpicking may be more enjoyable because you'll have something tasty for your birds when you're finished collecting the beetles.