trash farming

noun

: a method of cultivation in which the soil is loosened by subsurface tillage or other methods that leave stubble and other vegetational residues on or near the surface to check erosion and serve as a mulch

called also stubble-mulch farming

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“Trash farming.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trash%20farming. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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