- Level 1
- Unit No:
- Guided learning hours:
- 27 hours
Know about crop types.
State the two main crop types, giving examples of common crops from each.
Outline how different common crops are used.
Describe the key actions required to produce from seed, grow, harvest and store a chosen crop.
Know about the structures of plants.
Identify the main structures in plants of different types.
Outline the main functions of each structure.
Know about soils.
Outline the key properties of different common soil types.
Outline the effects of key properties of soils on plant growth.
Give reasons why different plants need different soil types in order to thrive.
State how soils can be improved through cultivation.
Describe the effects of different types of soil cultivation techniques on plant growth.