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Key Terms: The Science of Agriculture
Agriculture
Science
Aquaculture
Scientific Method
The production, processing, marketing and distribution of foo…
The discipline or study of natural functions or phenomena.
The production of animals that live predominantly in the water.
The process used in research that uses observation, hypothesi…
Agriculture
The production, processing, marketing and distribution of foo…
Science
The discipline or study of natural functions or phenomena.
28 terms
Agriculture Animal Science Terms
Bovine
Calf
Calve
Cow
Refer to cattle.
A young, newborn bovine.
To give birth to bovine.
Female bovine that has given birth.
Bovine
Refer to cattle.
Calf
A young, newborn bovine.
9 terms
Agriculture Environment Science terms
Ecological Footprint
Tragedy of the Commons
Law of Supply and Demand
Sustainability
shows the productive area of the Earth needed to support one…
is an economic theory of a situation within a shared resource
states that the quantity of a good supplied rises as the mark…
is the ability to continue a defined behavior indefinitely
Ecological Footprint
shows the productive area of the Earth needed to support one…
Tragedy of the Commons
is an economic theory of a situation within a shared resource
11 terms
Agricultural Science Vocabulary Terms
Artificial Insemination
CAFO
Embryo Transfer
Crossbreeding
process in which sperm is placed into the reproductive tract…
stands for Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations; are largel…
process by which an embryo is taken from one female's uterus…
act of breeding different breeds of the same species together…
Artificial Insemination
process in which sperm is placed into the reproductive tract…
CAFO
stands for Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations; are largel…
30 terms
The Science of Agriculture Review
Genetics
Pesticides
Scientific Method
Soil conditions
Study of how organisms pass on characteristics from one gener…
Substance used to kill pests.
Ensure that conclusions reached through study are valid and r…
This and climate conditions are not similar in all 50 states.
Genetics
Study of how organisms pass on characteristics from one gener…
Pesticides
Substance used to kill pests.
12 terms
agricultural science terms 1(roots)
bio
carcin
chem
cryo
life
cancer
drug, chemical
freezing
bio
life
carcin
cancer
11 terms
agricultural science terms 1(roots)
bio
carcin
chem
cryo
life
cancer
drug, chemical
freezing
bio
life
carcin
cancer
14 terms
agricultural science terms 2(prefixes)
a, an
anti
aqua
auto
without, lack of
against
water
self
a, an
without, lack of
anti
against
20 terms
agricultural science terms 4(vocab)
amino acids
bioforenatics
bioprossesing
bioreactor
the building blocks of a protein molecule.
the use of computers and information technology to gain a new…
a technique in which micro organisms are used to produce a de…
a container used for bioprossesing
amino acids
the building blocks of a protein molecule.
bioforenatics
the use of computers and information technology to gain a new…
14 terms
agricultural science terms 2(prefixes)
a, an
anti
aqua
auto
without, lack of
against
water
self
a, an
without, lack of
anti
against
20 terms
agricultural science terms 4(vocab)
amino acids
bioinformativs
bioprocessing
bioreactor
the building blocks of a protein molecule. A protein is compo…
the use of computers and information technology to gain a new…
a technique in which micro organisms are used to produce a de…
a container used for prepossessing
amino acids
the building blocks of a protein molecule. A protein is compo…
bioinformativs
the use of computers and information technology to gain a new…
9 terms
agricultural science terms 3(suffixes)
able
ase
al
cide
capable of
enzyme
pertaining to
causing death
able
capable of
ase
enzyme
25 terms
Agriculture-Science
per capita consumption
beef
breed
carcass
The average amount of a commodity a single person within a pa…
The meat obtained from cattle. Usually refers to meat an anim…
Animals having a common origin and distinguishing characteris…
The part of a meat animal remaining after slaughter and the h…
per capita consumption
The average amount of a commodity a single person within a pa…
beef
The meat obtained from cattle. Usually refers to meat an anim…
55 terms
Environmental Science: Soil and Agriculture
Agriculture
Bedrock
Clay
Contour farming
The practice of cultivating soil, producing crops and raising…
The continuous mass of solid rock that makes up the Earth's c…
Sediment consisting of particles less than 0.002 mm in diamet…
The practice of plowing furrows sideways across a hillside, p…
Agriculture
The practice of cultivating soil, producing crops and raising…
Bedrock
The continuous mass of solid rock that makes up the Earth's c…
15 terms
Science-Agriculture
Nitrogen Cycle
Fertilisers
Pesticide
Nitrogen
Nitrates from the soil are absorbed by plants which are eaten…
Substance or mixtures that are added to the soil to supply nu…
A chemical used to prevent, destroy or repel pests. Pests can…
(N) promotes leaf growth.
Nitrogen Cycle
Nitrates from the soil are absorbed by plants which are eaten…
Fertilisers
Substance or mixtures that are added to the soil to supply nu…
Agriculture science
Testicles
Bladder
Castration
Fallopian tubes
Either of the two oval organs that produce sperm in men and o…
A membranous sac in humans and other animals in which urine i…
Neutering a male animal by removing the testicles
Pair of tubes along which eggs travel from the ovaries to the…
Testicles
Either of the two oval organs that produce sperm in men and o…
Bladder
A membranous sac in humans and other animals in which urine i…
27 terms
agriculture terms
sewage system
polluted
condominium
townhouse
recieves and treats human waste
containing harmful chemicals or organisms
apartment building or unit in which the apartments are indivi…
one of a row of houses connected by a common side
sewage system
recieves and treats human waste
polluted
containing harmful chemicals or organisms
59 terms
Agriculture terms
Agribusiness
Agrarian
agriculture
agricultural industrialization
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
characteristic of farmers or their way of life ... concerning f…
the cultivation of domesticated crops and the raising of dome…
The use of machinery in agriculture, like tractors, Makes it…
Agribusiness
Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of differ…
Agrarian
characteristic of farmers or their way of life ... concerning f…
68 terms
AP Environmental Science (Soil and Agriculture)
Agriculture
Soil
Rangeland
Soil degradation
The practice of raising of raising crops and livestock for hu…
A complex mixture of weathered mineral materials from rocks,…
Land that supplies forage or vegetation (grasses, grasslike p…
Damage to soil - for example, as a result of deforestation or…
Agriculture
The practice of raising of raising crops and livestock for hu…
Soil
A complex mixture of weathered mineral materials from rocks,…
13 terms
AGRICULTURE science
electrical tools should never be used…
Stage of fire that occurs as the fire…
4 stages of fire development
what color represents danger and stop…
wet
growth
ignition, growth, fully developed & decay
red
electrical tools should never be used…
wet
Stage of fire that occurs as the fire…
growth
9 terms
agriculture science
what is soil
soil actions
importance of soil to farmers
types of soil
soil is the the weathering or breaking up of rocks
action of wind ,water,plant roots,temperature.work of man.dec…
for growing crops,for rearing animals
sandy,clay,slit
what is soil
soil is the the weathering or breaking up of rocks
soil actions
action of wind ,water,plant roots,temperature.work of man.dec…
20 terms
Agriculture Terms
Production Agriculture
Agribusiness
Export
Import
Farming and Ranching (raw products).
Businesses involved in getting the product to the consumer in…
AG products shipped out and sold to other places.
Products coming in from other places.
Production Agriculture
Farming and Ranching (raw products).
Agribusiness
Businesses involved in getting the product to the consumer in…
41 terms
Agricultural science
Rumen
Ruminant
Rumination
Ruminating
An organ that flements food
Stomach(four chambers)
Rumen
An organ that flements food
Ruminant
Stomach(four chambers)
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Agriculture terms
chlorophyll
photosynthesis
botonist
agriculture
green pigment used in photosynthesIS
the process by which plants make food
scientist who studies plants
the production of crops or livestock for food
chlorophyll
green pigment used in photosynthesIS
photosynthesis
the process by which plants make food
110 terms
Agricultural Science
Name 2 Rabbits - Meat Breeds
Name 2 Rabbits - Fur Breeds
Name 1 Rabbit - Wool Breed
Where are Rabbits kept?
New Zealand White and Flemish Giant.
Chinchilla and Sable Breed.
Angora Rabbits.
In a Hutch.
Name 2 Rabbits - Meat Breeds
New Zealand White and Flemish Giant.
Name 2 Rabbits - Fur Breeds
Chinchilla and Sable Breed.
10 terms
Agricultural Science
Needs of humans and animals
Commodities
3 components of Agricultural Education
What does a good reader do?
Food, Water, Shelter, Clothing
Something a farmer can produce or grow.
SAE, Classroom, and FFA
Posture, Eye contact, loud/confident.
Needs of humans and animals
Food, Water, Shelter, Clothing
Commodities
Something a farmer can produce or grow.
15 terms
Agriculture Science
MFS
CARICOM
CFNI
CDB
Merybou farm school
Caribbean community
Caribbean food and nutrition insitute
Caribbean Development Bank
MFS
Merybou farm school
CARICOM
Caribbean community
18 terms
Agriculture Science
two atoms with different numbers of nu…
part of an atom that is negatively cha…
fats- long term storage of energy
an atom that has an electrical charge
isotope
electron
lipids
ion
two atoms with different numbers of nu…
isotope
part of an atom that is negatively cha…
electron
50 terms
Agricultural Science
Free Stall Barn
Artificial Insemination
dairy nutritionist
bull
big pen that cows can go in and out whenever
impregnated with straws
regulates cows' diets
mature male
Free Stall Barn
big pen that cows can go in and out whenever
Artificial Insemination
impregnated with straws
9 terms
Agriculture Terms
fertile
domesticate
surplus
irrigation
capable of producing an abundance of crops.
to tame plants and animals for human benefit.
extra; more than enough.
a system of supplying dry lands with water by using canals, d…
fertile
capable of producing an abundance of crops.
domesticate
to tame plants and animals for human benefit.
19 terms
Agriculture terms
biochemist
conveyor
drafter
engineering
one who studies the chemistry of living things
a moving belt that transports objects (as in a factory)
prepares technical drawings, which are used to build certain…
A career that uses science to design, create, and work with t…
biochemist
one who studies the chemistry of living things
conveyor
a moving belt that transports objects (as in a factory)
27 terms
agriculture terms
sewage system
polluted
condominium
townhouse
recieves and treats human waste
containing harmful chemicals or organisms
apartment building or unit in which the apartments are indivi…
one of a row of houses connected by a common side
sewage system
recieves and treats human waste
polluted
containing harmful chemicals or organisms
25 terms
Agriculture Terms
Agribusiness
Agricultural Revolution
Aquaculture
Crop Rotation
-Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of diffe…
-time when several farming discoveries were made... -new tools/t…
-Raising marine and freshwater fish in ponds and underwater c…
-The practice of rotating use of different fields from crop t…
Agribusiness
-Commercial agriculture characterized by integration of diffe…
Agricultural Revolution
-time when several farming discoveries were made... -new tools/t…
20 terms
Agriculture Terms
Production Agriculture
Agribusiness
Export
Import
Farming and Ranching (raw products).
Businesses involved in getting the product to the consumer in…
AG products shipped out and sold to other places.
Products coming in from other places.
Production Agriculture
Farming and Ranching (raw products).
Agribusiness
Businesses involved in getting the product to the consumer in…
24 terms
Agriculture Terms
Arable farming
Pastoral farming
Sustainable agriculture
Process
Growing crops.
Rearing animals.
Farming practices which can be maintained or continued.
Action taken by the farmer.
Arable farming
Growing crops.
Pastoral farming
Rearing animals.
12 terms
agriculture terms
agriculture
biotechnology
chymosin
james waston
the scientis or practice of farming
a proteolytic enzyme synthesized by chife cell in the stomacn.
another name for remin.
best know as one of the co-discoverer of the structure DNA.
agriculture
the scientis or practice of farming
biotechnology
a proteolytic enzyme synthesized by chife cell in the stomacn.
24 terms
Agriculture Terms
Arable farming
Pastoral farming
Sustainable agriculture
Process
Growing crops.
Rearing animals.
Farming practices which can be maintained or continued.
Action taken by the farmer.
Arable farming
Growing crops.
Pastoral farming
Rearing animals.
42 terms
AGRICULTURE TERMS
Primary Sector
Secondary Sector
Tertiary Sector
Quaternary Sector
part of economy that draws raw materials from the natural env…
transforms raw materials into manufactured goods... -petroleum…
involves services rather than goods... -construction ... -trade ... -…
subset of the Tertiary Sector ... -research/development... -manage…
Primary Sector
part of economy that draws raw materials from the natural env…
Secondary Sector
transforms raw materials into manufactured goods... -petroleum…
Water and Soil Resources and The Science of Agriculture Key Terms
Anemia
Aquifer
Artificial Eutrophication
Arable Land
Deficiency in iron that leads to this condition. Symptoms inc…
Large amounts of groundwater in underground rock formations.
Excessive plant growth in a lake caused by human activity.
Fertile land that can be used to grow crops.
Anemia
Deficiency in iron that leads to this condition. Symptoms inc…
Aquifer
Large amounts of groundwater in underground rock formations.
10 terms
Agriculture Terms
Value Added
Inputs
Demand
Supply
Anything done to a product to make it cost more
Things that are used to raise a product
How much people want something and are willing to pay for it
How much a producer has of something
Value Added
Anything done to a product to make it cost more
Inputs
Things that are used to raise a product
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Agriculture Terms
Arable farming
Pastoral farming
Sustainable agriculture
Process
Growing crops.
Rearing animals.
Farming practices which can be maintained or continued.
Action taken by the farmer.
Arable farming
Growing crops.
Pastoral farming
Rearing animals.
42 terms
agricultural science
"the united states as we know it today…
The average American spends less than…
1830s
1830s
John Moody
10%
Cyrus McCormick patents the reaper
John Deere manufactures steel plows
"the united states as we know it today…
John Moody
The average American spends less than…
10%
Agricultural Science
Hetertroph
Autotroph
Habitat
Niche
Obtain energy by feeding on autotrophs and other heterotrophs
Produce organic matter from inorganic substances
The place or area where a particular organism lives naturally…
The effect or role a species has within its ecosystem
Hetertroph
Obtain energy by feeding on autotrophs and other heterotrophs
Autotroph
Produce organic matter from inorganic substances
61 terms
Agricultural Science
Phototropism
Geotropism
Mass
Length
The ability of a plant to respond to sunlight
The ability of a plant to respond to gravity so the roots gro…
The amount of material in an object
The distance between two parts
Phototropism
The ability of a plant to respond to sunlight
Geotropism
The ability of a plant to respond to gravity so the roots gro…
70 terms
Agriculture terms
Inputs
Outputs
Boundaries
Subsystems
The raw materials such as feed, fertiliser, labour and manage…
Final product of the farm such as wool, meat and fruit
The limitations of a system such as climate, topography, mone…
Smaller individual units which make up the whole system and c…
Inputs
The raw materials such as feed, fertiliser, labour and manage…
Outputs
Final product of the farm such as wool, meat and fruit
63 terms
Agricultural Science
Adventitious
Chlorophyll
Chloroplast
Cotyledon
roots formed from areas of the plant other than the undergrou…
a green, light-sensitive pigment in plants that absorbs light…
the structure in the cells of the plant that contain chloroph…
the food source of a seed embryo
Adventitious
roots formed from areas of the plant other than the undergrou…
Chlorophyll
a green, light-sensitive pigment in plants that absorbs light…
9 terms
Agricultural Science
Soil
Food Chain
Food chain needs
Horizons
A thin coating of material on the Earth's surface.
Soil-Plants-Herbivores-Omnivers-Carnivores
Sun - Soil - Water - Air
O-organic, A-topsoil, B- subsoil,(<---roots) C- Parent materi…
Soil
A thin coating of material on the Earth's surface.
Food Chain
Soil-Plants-Herbivores-Omnivers-Carnivores
14 terms
Earth Science Food and Agriculture Quiz Terms
Agribusiness
Agriculture
Commercial Farming
Ecological Footprint
Farming based on the desire to maximize productivity and prof…
The practice of farming, including cultivation of the soil fo…
Produces food for profit.
The land area required to support an individual or community…
Agribusiness
Farming based on the desire to maximize productivity and prof…
Agriculture
The practice of farming, including cultivation of the soil fo…
24 terms
Agricultural science
Barrow
Bitch
Boar
Bovine
A male pig no baby
A female
A male pig
A family member of a cow
Barrow
A male pig no baby
Bitch
A female
Agriculture terms
Terminal bud
Axillary bud
Bud
Internode
The definition of a terminal bud is the primary growing point…
a bud that grows from the axil of a leaf and may develop into…
Area of active growth on a plant
a part of a plant stem between two of the nodes from which le…
Terminal bud
The definition of a terminal bud is the primary growing point…
Axillary bud
a bud that grows from the axil of a leaf and may develop into…
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