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Preferred Term:

industrial crops

Definition:
Those crops that are not specifically grown for foodstuffs (such as fruit crops, vegetable crops and grain crops), but are specifically grown to yield a useful product for man or industrial processes, such as fiber, oils, rubber, chemicals, resions, energy, waxes, or dyes.
Concept Schemes:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt
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Broader Concept:
Entry Terms:
  • technical crops
  • industrial plants (crops)
  • nonfood crops
URI:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/134917
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