Crop Damage

Some articles on damage, crop damage, crops, crop:

Tropical Storm Barbara (2007) - Preparations and Impact
... In most locations, damage from the storm was minor, limited to downed light posts, some damaged roofs, and a brief power outage ... However, winds and rains from the storm caused moderate to severe crop damage in the mountain range of southern Chiapas ... miles (90 km²) of banana crops were destroyed, with about 4 sq ...
2007 United Kingdom Floods - After - Crop Damage
... The floods caused widespread crop damage, especially broccoli, carrots, peas and potatoes ... In parts of Lincolnshire it was estimated that 40% of the pea crop may have been damaged, with other crops also suffering major losses ...
British Agricultural Revolution - Mechanization of Agriculture
... new development of the seed drill that allowed some crops to be planted in straight rows allowed further weeding advances ... Cultivators were enlarged so they often straddled several crop rows and were pulled by draft animals or after about 1920 by petrol engine powered ... Many crops required plowing up to three times in a season to prepare the fields for planting ...
Hurricane Betsy (1956) - Impact
... mph (160–195 km/h), which caused extensive damage to 1,000 houses ... upwards of 60% of the banana, breadfruit, coconut, and papaya crop, which severely impacted the economy ... the hurricane resulted in 18 deaths and caused $10 million in damage, $3.5 million of which from crop damage ...

Famous quotes containing the words damage and/or crop:

    A cure by regression is homeopathic, like healing the damage done by ministers and ignorance with stupidity and Jesuits.
    Franz Grillparzer (1791–1872)

    Her crop was a miscellany
    When all was said and done,
    A little bit of everything,
    A great deal of none.
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)