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no-tillage

Syllabification: no-till·age
(also no-till)

Definition of no-tillage in English:

adjective

Designating a method of planting in which soil is not tilled but instead is planted by insertion of seeds in small slits, weeds being controlled by other means: a no-tillage tomato production system using hairy vetch and subterranean clover mulches
More example sentences
  • A killed forage sod mulch with no-tillage planting provides best soil and water management with corn.
  • Many producers are successfully using reduced tillage and no-tillage seeding methods in Ohio.
  • Farmers just beginning in ridge planting should use a complete no-tillage program for weed control.

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