cropduster


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cropduster

(ˈkrɒpˌdʌstə)
n
1. (Agriculture) an aeroplane used to spray crops with fertilizer or insecticide
2. (Agriculture) the pilot of such an aeroplane
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He left a year later to start the Adolescents, which went on to release eight albums, including 2018's "Cropduster," and recently completed a U.S.
I was told of cropduster planes dropping leaflets in rural areas, and of newspaper adverts, requesting help to rebuild Britain.
The S-1 (single-seat) and S-2 (tandem seating for two) Pitts Special is the brainchild of Curtis Pitts, a designer and cropduster, who envisioned the airplane as the first one specifically designed for aerobatics, according to the International Council of Air Shows Foundation.
But his father was in the insurance business--Mark White recently retired as CEO of Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield--and "didn't really want me to be a cropduster."
Songs such as the Matt "(expletive)'' Cameron-penned "Cropduster,'' "Wishlist,'' "Sirens'' and "I Am Mine'' gave Vedder a chance to rest up his vocal chords a little but throat-shredders "Lukin,'' "Not for You'' and "State of Love and Trust'' didn't do Vedder's larynx any favors either.
You play Bulldog the plane who is taking part in a round–the–world air race, joined by lowly cropduster Dusty, who dreams of big things.
Produced outside the auspices of Pixar and showing it in every uninspired particular, this formulaic underdog story--about a lowly cropduster who dreams of joining the fast flyers in an international air race--feels heavily geared toward small fry at the expense of grown-up interest.
Conventional banana farms use protective plastic bags that have been impregnated with insecticides (typically chlorpyrifos), apply nematicides and fungicides via cropduster or by injection into the soil, and use herbicides to kill competing plants.
Ford Construction Co., has tendered a low bid of $985,956.79 for site work for two cropduster hangars.
When he is sprayed by a cropduster and becomes seriously ill, they care for him with ever-dwindling resources.
In that case, stay with the old "chop and drop" cropduster approach.