Figure out how the two puzzles should connect. Use the following words:

  • bkkz
  • bwni
  • hsklmjwk
  • jlt
  • jra
  • luwujqrbui
  • mktvmhk
  • qfcdfchohwcb
  • winnih
  • wullin
  • ywna
B E U C H I O N P D U S     D B U D W M R A F V E R
U I C O T T O N M L I K     Q W R E V E O O P U R S
R A A I C S M O P R S E     F S A V E Y T N T Y A E
F F R A U E U I O B A E     E R A C G B C S S P W S
H R E B N L R T S U I F     D I U D E K A I E A P Q
U D I S T B M A R D O F     F K N O T N R U X D E T
T S H P W A S T R O T E     U W O M A C T M E O S Z
S S A X K T C O D O R I     N S A B B A C P W O V B
E E T N D E E R M U G U     O M N H L D K O F F K J
E E R Y C G N P S T M H     T U A F E L E K P R H R
S R A A L E M O C O G C     T M U D S K R O D D O T
A V C R X V S R W O K N     O F S U O B R C I U E T
F K T O R R A C R R N S     C T O R R A C S H A S A
U U O W U N O E T Y E H     R E K O I B J N F E T N
T V R S D O D K G X F U     B E R S T P X C O I E I

3 Answers 3


I started with juicifer's answer and noticed

All words can be found in both grids.

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I missed CARE in the second grid but Amoz pointed it out.


you have to rotate and connect the grids

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and you get a tractor!

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    $\begingroup$ Okay, so the orange 'care' I found and rejected is the smokestack. Add that and this is solved! $\endgroup$
    – Amoz
    Commented Jun 20, 2023 at 21:49

Going off the title,

we can rotate the words based on the # of letters in each word.
For example, bkkz rot4 is food.
Here's the list.
bkkz > food
bwni > farm
hsklmjwk > pastures
jlt > mow
jra > mud
luwujqrbui > vegetables
mktvmhk > tractor
qfcdfchohwcb > croprotation
winnih > cotton
wullin > carrot
ywna > care

We see each word appears in each grid once, with some exceptions: A few (pastures 2x, crop rotation) appear in a circle.
Care in grid 2 is in a squiggly line (orange). step1

For "care" being squiggly, this is not in line with the theme, nor does it give a way to 'connect' the grids. Instead, let's find the second 'care' in a circle that spans both grids, matching a known mechanism (since a straight line one doesn't exist).
In line with the title, we'll have to rotate to do it!
step 2
Now the two puzzles are connected!
However, since there are two C's to choose from, I'm not sure this step is satisfactory, but don't see a good reason to choose one over the other.

  • $\begingroup$ I have edited my post, sorry for the typo. now you are able to find 'care' correctly. $\endgroup$
    – Lezzup
    Commented Jun 20, 2023 at 21:51
  • 1
    $\begingroup$ It was fine, smoke is squiggly, I can't believe I didn't see the obvious picture; got too hung up on searching for that last word : ) $\endgroup$
    – Amoz
    Commented Jun 20, 2023 at 21:58
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    $\begingroup$ Can't believe that you still found it, almost at the right place. Really like your creativity for joining the two :) $\endgroup$
    – Lezzup
    Commented Jun 20, 2023 at 22:00

Based on the title,

let's rotate these words based on their length:

- bkkz -> rot 4 -> food
- bwni -> rot 4 -> farm
- hsklmjwk -> rot 8 -> pastures
- jlt -> rot 3 -> mow
- jra -> rot 3 -> mud
- luwujqrbui -> rot 10 -> vegetables (ew, rot-ten vegetables!)
- mktvmhk -> rot 7 -> tractor
- qfcdfchohwcb -> rot 12 -> croprotation
- winnih -> rot 6 -> cotton
- wullin -> rot 6 -> carrot
- ywna -> rot 4 -> care

Now, we can find some of these words in the word search:

... but not all of them:

the word search, with 10 of the 11 words found

It turns out that

PASTURES is not in a straight line in either grid ...

but it is found in a circular pattern in both grids!

the grids again, but with PASTURES highlighted


this is how the grids should align:

the grids overlaid, with the circles matching up


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