standing crop


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standing crop

[′stand·iŋ ′kräp]
(ecology)
The number of individuals or total biomass present in a community at one particular time.
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BAJAUR -- Overnight heavy rain, flood washed away standing crops, vegetables fields in Barkhozo, Tehsil Mamon District Bajaur.
About 58 percent of the updated standing crop had been harvested.
The team went and included the standing crops in the province," PAO chief Ildefonso Toledo said.
'Of the updated 627,180 hectares of standing crop, 33.9 percent were at vegetative stage, 34.7 percent at reproductive stage and 31.5 percent at maturing stage,' the report read.
It is learnt that total 9,302 fruit and wild trees will have to be cut down, 36 tube-wells and three water channels used for irrigation will be dismantled, along with flattening of 783 acres of farmland with standing crops of wheat, maize, cotton, before the beginning of construction work on the site of the power plant.
Whitetails can bust into a standing crop field anywhere at any time, but whitetails lead a structured life.
Already the company has almost 1,000 acres of straw to sell, and as with the standing crop they feel more could be fruitfully sold.
Standing crop of annual grasses ranged from a high of about 41 g [m.sup.-2] in late spring 1992 to 3 g [m.sup.-2] in August 1993 [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 2 OMITTED] and was dominated by Bromus japonicus (Table 1).
Then we document the patterns of plant standing crop and herbivore grazing pressure observed in this area.
About 19.8 percent of the updated standing crop of 1.15 million hectares had already been harvested.
The PSA said about 281,730 hectares, or 34.21 percent of the updated standing crop, has been harvested.
Rawalpindi -- Spokesman of Agriculture department Punjab has said that farmers are advised to pay special heed towards their standing crops. Farmers should attentively keep watch an eye on Radio TV weather forecast broadcast/ telecast and make their irrigation plans for standing crop accordingly.

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