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CROP. This word is nearly synonymous with emblements. (q.v.),
     2. As between the landlord and tenant, the former has a lien; in some of the states, upon the crop for the rent, for a limited time, and, if sold on an execution against the tenant, the purchaser succeeds to the liability of the tenant, for rent and good husbandry, and the crop is still liable to be distrained. Tenn. St. 1825, c. 21; Misso. St. 377; Del. St. 1829, 366; 1 N. J. R. C. 187; Atk. Dig. 357; 1 N. Y. R. S. 746; 1 Ky. R. L. 639; 5 Watts, R. 134; 41 Griff. Reg. 671, 404; 1 Hill. Ab. 148, 9; 5 Penn. St. R. 211.
     3. A crop is not considered is a part of the real estate, so as to make a sale of it void, when the contract has not been reduced to writing, within the statute of frauds. 11 East, 362; 2 M. & S. 205; 5 B. & C. 829; 10 Ad. & El. 753; 9 B. & C. 561; but see 9 M. & W. 501.
     4. If a husband sow land and die, and the land which was sown is assigned to the wife for her dower, she shall have the corn, and not the executors of the husband. Inst. 81.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Little information is available on production of vermicompost from crop residues. Crop residues are deprived in nitrogen; therefore, organic waste is added to provide nutrients for microorganisms (Elvira et al., 1996).
He posited that if farmers failed to produce yields because of draught, crop residues in their field should be utilised to make fodder for livestock and other byproducts for sale to salvage something from the field, rather than just fold arms and accept a loss.
To solve the problem, Kireger said they encouraged adoption of a set of practices to build soil health including leaving either all or some crop residues on the field, reducing tillage and adding legume crops that fix nitrogen.
Crop residues are a prerequisite for the SOC pool, and returning more crop residues to the soil coupled with minimum soil disturbance is closely linked with increases in SOC concentration (Dolan et al.
A comparison of total fire events from 2008-2018 shows that the number of fire events is significantly higher in the months of October and November which complements the fact that more crop residues burning activities are carried out in these months to prepare land for next crop.
New Delhi [India], Feb 8 ( ANI ): India's biggest power producer NTPC on Thursday opened bids for procuring 1,000 metric tonnes per day of agro residue based fuel for its 2,650 MW Dadri power plant in the National Capital Region as part of initiatives to help clean air and provide farmers with an alternate to burning crop residues, a major contributor to pollution.
The most commonly used measure of P in crop residues is total P, followed by the distinction between inorganic P and organic P.
This reflects feed scarcity which worsens during dry season when the feed available in abundance is crop residues, but farmers underutilise this feed resource because they face challenges in improving the nutritive value.
Tillage and crop residues retention changes in PON were distinguishable only in the 0- to 5-cm soil layer; the differences were insignificant in the 5- to 15-cm soil layer (Table 4&5).