Spanish Vocabulary: Horticulture – Common Tasks

LEAF Spanish Vocabulary: Horticulture - Common Tasks

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Spanish Vocabulary: Horticulture – Common Tasks
el vocabulario español: horticultura – las tareas comunes

  • Horticultural tasks are the actions taken to help plants grow.
  • Communicate and work with growers on a global scale.

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atar : to tie

El ata el vid.
He ties (is tying) the grapevine.

cavar : to dig

Vamos a cavar aquí.
We are going to dig here.

correr : to run

Corremos la tubería por aquí.
We run (are running) the pipes through here.

cortar : to cut

Los trabajadores cortan la hierba.
The workers cut the grass / weeds.

cosechar : to harvest

Nosotros cosechamos las uvas en septiembre.
We harvest the grapes in September.

cuidar : to take care of

Yo cuido la viña.
I take care of the vineyard.

escardar : to weed

Tenemos que escardar hoy.
We have to weed today.

mezclar : to mix

Él mezcla la barra.
He is mixing the mud.

mojar : to get wet

Hay que mojar las ojas.
One must soak/wet the leaves.

preparar : to prepare

Yo preparo la tierra.
I (will) prepare the soil.

proteger : to protect

Es importante proteger la fruta del frío.
It’s important to protect the fruit from the cold.

regar : to water

Nosotros regamos las plantas cada día.
We water the plants every day.

rociar : to spray

Ella va a rociar las plants.
She is going to spray the plants.

sembrar : to plant

Ellos siembran las semillas en la primavera.
They plant the seeds in the spring.

surcar : to plow

Hay que surcar la tierra antes de sembrar.
One must plow the soil before planting.

vaciar : to empty

Yo tengo que vaciar el camión.
I have to empty the truck.

vendimar : to pick (grapes)

Es tiempo para vendimar (las uvas).
It’s time to pick (the grapes)

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¿Vas tú a regar las uvas?
Are you going to water the grapes?

Si, voy a regar las uvas.
Yes, I am going to water the grapes.

¿Rocian las plantas, ellos?
Are they spraying the plants?

No, ellos rocian las plantas luego.
No, they (will) spray the plants later.

El jefe vacia la basura.
The boss is emptying the trash.

Nosotros sembramos en la primavera.
We plant in the spring.

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