Some articles on cultivation, plough cultivation:
... or two seasons and then moving to a new plot of land on a rotational basis" is known as Shifting cultivation ... duties, whereas in more populated areas complicated plough cultivation is used ... Plough cultivation prepares the land for farming by loosening the soil, making it easier for seeds to be sown ...
Famous quotes containing the words cultivation and/or plough:
“The cultivation of literary pursuits forms the basis of all sciences, and in their perfection consist the reputation and prosperity of kingdoms.”
—Marquês De Pombal (16991782)
“We grant no dukedoms to the few,
We hold like rights and shall;
Equal on Sunday in the pew,
On Monday in the mall.
For what avail the plough or sail,
Or land or life, if freedom fail?”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)