dry farming


noun

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Origin of dry farming

First recorded in 1875–80
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British Dictionary definitions for dry farming

dry farming

noun

a system of growing crops in arid or semiarid regions without artificial irrigation, by reducing evaporation and by special methods of tillage

Derived forms of dry farming

dry farmer, noun
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