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Why do farmers plant seeds?


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2009-09-15 22:02:01
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Farmers plant seeds so that they can grow fruits and vegetables for market. It is how a farmer makes his living.

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They planted their seeds on the Zigguarts

The same way they did back when; plowing and watering.

they dig a hole and put the seed in it then they cover it up

You don't make peanuts, they grow on a plant, farmers pick them and sell them. You don't make them you plant seeds or buy them.

Farmers used sticks to dig holes into soft in order to plant seeds.

During rabi and Kharif seasons/ Spring (for summer crops) and Autum (for winter crops)

they maybe pulled weeds so crops could grow or made holes to plant seeds

Farmers sow seeds in a variety of ways to grow plants. They usually use large commercial farm equipment to plant in different seasons.

Sunflowers have seeds that will fall to the ground from the wind or travel with animals. Farmers sometimes plant entire fields of sunflowers to sell them for the oil in the seeds.

Those who produce seeds for farmers to plant. Farmers would be looking to use seed that will give better yields. Perhaps ones that will do better in very dry seasons.

Farmers get the majority of their seeds from crop breeders who specialize in producing seeds to grow the plants that farmers grow to sell their crops with. The seeds that farmers keep from the crop they sow often won't be suitable enough to grow again, especially with crop varieties like corn, wheat and canola.

A tomato plant reproduces with seeds. The fruit of the plant is filled with these seeds, and when the fruit falls to the ground the seeds will grow. People also harvest and plant these seeds.

Amcient Egyptian farmers would work for anyone higher in the social pyramid than them. They would farm and plant seeds. They were paid with food, clothes, and shelter

You get seeds from a tree or plant.

when you grow a plant such as a vegetable when you plant it not only your planting seeds but in some seeds there's extra seeds in it which is smaller then the seed so as it grows the extra seeds get inside of the plant.

seeds are transported when an animal eats some and it rubs off and makes a new plant for example water buffalos were practically farmers that way. a fourth grader just answered your queistion

If you are asking how many acres 100 pounds of corn seed will plant, there are too many variables to answer this question. It depends on what population density a farmer wishes to plant and the number of seeds per pound. Farmers plant anywhere from 28,000 seeds per acre to as high as 40,000 seeds per acre, and seed counts can range from 1,250 seeds per pound to as high as 4,000 seeds per pound.

part of a plant makes the seeds.

Yes, seeds are made in the flower of a plant.

The part of the plant that contains the seeds is the fruit.

By dispersal of fruits and seeds of that plant

The peas are the seeds of the pea plant. They are inside pods.

They plant their seeds like any other country.

Farmers plant seeds which goes in the soil . Water and sunshine go on the plant and it grows into food . But depending on what food it is , they would havee to kill the animal and bake it . ( im a 5th grader :) . )

for family fued plow the field plant seeds milk cows harvest crops water crops

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