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Contour Farming

Business / Agriculture / Contour Farming: Field operations (such as plowing, planting, cultivating, and harvesting) at right angles to the natural slope to reduce soil erosion, protect soil fertility, and limit water runoff. Contour strip farming is a kind of contour farming in which row crops are planted in strips, between alternating strips of close-growing, erosion-resistant forage crops.
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Other Words for Farming

Farming Verb Synonyms: agriculture, agronomy, husbandry, agribusiness, cultivation
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No-Till Farming

Business / Agriculture / No-Till Farming: A method of planting crops that involves no seed bed preparation other than opening the soil to place individual seeds in holes or small slits: usually no cultivation during crop production: chemical MORE

Molecular Farming

Science / Genetics / Molecular Farming: The development of transgenic animals to produce human proteins for medical use. MORE

Nongeographic Farming

Business / Real Estate / Nongeographic Farming: Farming/prospecting a particular segment of the market such as an ethinic group or nationality, as opposed to a geographic area. MORE