plentiful crop

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  • During the past year we have been blessed with plentiful crops. Cited from Story Hour Readings: Seventh Year, by E.C. Hartwell
  • I found them then upon Penguin Island, where they had met with a plentiful crop of excellent grass. Cited from Voyages and Travels, Vol. XV, by Robert Kerr
  • Their little plot of land produced plentiful crops. Cited from Candide, by Voltaire
  • An opium-ship from India had just arrived, so we had a plentiful crop of topics of conversation. Cited from Letters and Journals of James, Eighth Earl of Elgin
  • They have there also plentiful crops of corn growing. Cited from The Writings of Thomas Jefferson, Vol. 1 (of 4), ed. by T. J. Randolph
  • The land itself came into the possession of people who were interested in making the most of it, and who would be more studious to raise plentiful crops for market. Cited from Account of the English Colony in New South Wales, Vol. 1, David Collins
  • The whole valley of the Gila, more than four hundred miles in length, can be made with proper exertion to yield plentiful crops. Cited from Proposed Territory of Arizona, Sylvester Mowry
  • Beyond rose limestone hills, very scantily wooded, with a plentiful crop of rocks and stones. Cited from Round the World in Seven Days, by Herbert Strang
  • It was found that the settlers, notwithstanding the plentiful crops which in general they might be said to have gathered, gave no assistance to government by sending any into store. Cited from Account of the English Colony in New South Wales, Vol. 1, David Collins
  • I shall therefore leave a plentiful crop for such as come after me, who admire you as much as I do, and will be contented to labour in the same field. Cited from Four Early Pamphlets, by William Godwin
  • In like manner the agricultural product of the country was always kept far within its possibility, for a plentiful crop under the profit system meant ruinous prices to the farmers. Cited from Equality, by Edward Bellamy
  • By this sacrifice they hoped to obtain plentiful crops. Cited from The Golden Bough, by James George Frazer
  • The little farm-plots had been blessed by the sunshine and showers, and now plentiful crops stood ready for the gathering. Cited from Good Stories for Holidays Frances J. Olcott
  • It will bring me a plentiful crop of suggestions, and, I hope, offers of service from many valuable and experienced Colonists in every country. Cited from In Darkest England and The Way Out, General Booth
  • Agriculture, the first and most important occupation of man, has compensated the labors of the husband-man with plentiful crops of all the varied products of our extensive country. Cited from Complete State of the Union Addresses
  • If the Great Duke himself had been buried in that spot, his heroic heart could not have been the seed of a more plentiful crop of laurels. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 8, No. 48, October, 1861, by Various
  • It was covered with rich pastures and fields, now blessed with plentiful crops, while the rice grown there was the finest in Africa. Cited from Great African Travellers, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • That the desire to do good to others produces a plentiful crop of prigs is the least of the evils of which it is the cause. Cited from Intentions, by Oscar Wilde
  • The Indian corn promised a very plentiful crop; but the settlers were much discouraged by their bills of the last year remaining still unpaid. Cited from Account of the English Colony in New South Wales, Vol. 1, David Collins
  • A Walnut-tree, which grew by the roadside, bore every year a plentiful crop of nuts. Cited from Aesop's Fables, by Aesop
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