Definitions for "cropped"
cut very short; as, her cropped hair.
having an unnecessary portion at the edges cut off; -- of photographs and other two-dimensional images.
An excessive cutting down of the margins at the bindery.
shortened. Articles are oftened cropped by an editor so that they will fit onto the newspaper page.
Keywords:  growing, soil, land
(of land or soil) used for growing crops; "cropped soil"