Questions 9 to 11 are based on the passage you have just heard.

Directions: In this section, you will hear two passages. At the end of each passage, you will hear three or four questions. Both the passage and the questions will be spoken only once. After you hear a question, you must choose the best answer from the four choices marked A), B), C) and D). Then mark the corresponding letter on Answer Sheet 1 with a single line through the centre.
  • A It is profitable and environmentally friendly.
  • B It is well located and completely automated.
  • C It is small and unconventional.
  • D It is fertile and productive.
  • A Their urge to make farming more enjoyable.
  • B Their desire to improve farming equipment.
  • C Their hope to revitalize traditional farming.
  • D Their wish to set a new farming standard.
  • A It saves a lot of electricity.
  • B It needs little maintenance.
  • C It causes hardly any pollution.
  • D It loosens soil while weeding.