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Compound Adjectives /Noun collocations from Text
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The kinds and amounts of food available to or eaten by an individual, group, or population.
raising animals, usually on grass and on land that is not suitable for crops
has an impact on the greenhouse effect due to methane emissions of cows who are fed corn
growing crops on good land to be eaten directly, or to be fed to animals
Organisms that have been genetically modified for farmers. (rice that produces more grain)
the biochemical units of heredity that make up the chromosomes; a segment of DNA capable of synthesizing a protein
The basic unit of structure and function in all living things
a system of rearing livestock using intensive methods, by which poultry, pigs, or cattle are confined indoors under strictly controlled conditions.
a technique of growing plants (without soil) in water containing dissolved nutrients
a system of aquaculture in which the waste produced by farmed fish or other aquatic animals supplies nutrients for plants grown hydroponically, which in turn purify the water.
Vertical farming is the practice of growing crops in vertically stacked layers. It often incorporates controlled-environment agriculture, which aims to optimize plant growth, and soilless farming techniques such as hydroponics, aquaponics, and aeroponics.
genetically modified food
is meat produced by in vitro cell culture of animal cells
in short supply
the limited nature of society's resources
A situation in which quantity demanded is greater than quantity supplied
to make something unpleasant less severe
Ramification - noun
consequence of an action
change position or place; exchange (one thing) for another; change in direction or position; Ex. shift the stolen goods; N. group of workers which takes turns with other groups; working period of such a group
Relating to or being concerned with the ecological consequences of altering the environment.
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