TeachMeFinance.com - explain Conservation tillage
Conservation tillage The term 'Conservation tillage ' as it applies to the area of agriculture can be defined as ' Any tillage and planting system that leaves at least 30% of the soil surface covered by residue after planting. Conservation tillage maintains a ground cover with less soil disturbance than traditional cultivation, thereby reducing soil loss and energy use while maintaining crop yields and quality. Conservation tillage techniques include minimum tillage, mulch tillage, ridge tillage, and no-till'.
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