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Crop Production

  1. Show on a map of the Philippines where the following crops are grown in volume: corn, rice, sorghum, and soybeans.

  2. Grow any of the above crops in an area of not less than 200 square meters A(if planted to a standard variety), or in a smaller plot if planted to an experimental variety. (Consult your Merit Badge Counselor before planting).

  3. Keep an accurate and complete record of costs, hours of work, seed and other materials, and yield.

  4. Submit your record, with samples of yield, to your Counselor, and describe the relative value of at least three varieties of the crop planted.

  5. Describe modern ways of crop farming.


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