word listings Common Farmfolio and Agribusiness Concepts

Glossary

Weed any unwanted plant, especially those that crowd out more desirable plants
Wilting point the minimal point of soil moisture that a plant requires not to wilt. If moisture decreases below this point, a plant wilts and can no longer recover its turgidity (the pressure inside the plant cells) even when soil moisture is replenished. The wilting point is a constant (characteristic) of a particular soil.
Work ethic qualities of character believed to be promoted by work