Definition of dryland farming in English:

dryland farming

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(also dry farming)


[mass noun] chiefly North American
  • A method of farming in semi-arid areas using drought-resistant crops and conserving moisture.
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    • He developed dry farming and irrigation methods.
    • This latter group of small private producers combine livestock with dry farming and are referred to in this paper as small landowners.
    • In Italy, dry farming with little irrigation was the norm.

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