The tillable lands are generally drained; and the steep hills are cultivated, as well as the level plains.
These gravelly bottoms are not tillable except in a few spots.
The school at Sleepy Eye have available what every other school should have—five acres of tillable ground.
But thus far only a fraction of the tillable soil has been located on.
Westward the same conditions are manifest, and the limited area of tillable land shows a yearly increasing number of fruit trees.
The people of Delaware have, indeed, very little land that is not tillable.
It is upon this strip of tillable earth that the river plantations are located.
It has already been made clear that only 16 per cent., or fifteen million acres, of the land of Japan proper is tillable.
A few of them condescended to raise corn and oats; but acres of tillable land on the reservation were still unused.
It is impossible to say with accuracy what part of the state may properly be classed as tillable.