Fruits are also a major food crop. Cranberries, for instance, are the major agricultural export of Nantucket Island, Massachusetts. Cranberries are a semi-aquatic plant harvested in bogs.

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A bog is a wetland of soft, spongy ground consisting mainly of partially decayed plant matter called peat

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Encyclopedic entry. A crop is a plant or plant product that can be grown and harvested for profit or subsistence. By use, crops fall into six categories: food crops, feed crops, fiber crops, oil crops, ornamental crops, and industrial crops.