TeachMeFinance.com - explain Contour farming
Contour farming The term 'Contour farming ' as it applies to the area of agriculture can be defined as ' 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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