Crops TEs are main part of agriculture system, they are used to grow crops and to create hybrid crops.
Crops can only be placed on hydrated, tilted soil.
To plant a culture Right-click with it on empty crop, flowers require 4 items to place.
There are also additional requirements that need to be met to place a Crop:
- Light Level - Hydration - Fertility
Note: These are generally more noticeable at Night.
Placing an additional Crop over another will result in Crossed-Crop that can be used to interbreed adjusting plants and create Hybrid plants.
A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, an additional TE code caused crop trampling by any Entity collision, but in our galaxy 1.103 this may have been fixed.
Weed-ex also has side effects on cultures, such as Drop Quality, Allergic Reactions and Death.
TE for crop nearly as complex as reactor's one.
(Think of Stick-Boots.)