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tank-farming Line breaks: tank-farming

Definition of tank-farming in English:


[mass noun]
The practice of growing plants in tanks of water without soil.
Example sentences
  • The problem here is that this operation is very expensive and does not appear to be commensurate with any additional economic gains that can be expected from village tank-farming.
  • Tank-farming like this makes it possible to grow plants quickly by maintaining an optimal balance of nutrients, and also means bulbous tomatoes can be harvested all year round.
  • Stable harvesting is expected without any impact from natural disasters, and compared with conventional tank-farming, highly efficient harvesting is expected.

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