Common Agricultural Terms for the Landowner

Quite often we are asked by our readers for a glossary of terms on a particular subject.  Here is one that should be of considerable interest to all landowners  whether you are farming or not. Composting - the controlled aerobic decomposition of raw organic material. Conservation Crop Rotation - a system for growing several different crops in planned succession on the same field. Conservation Drainage - refers to several emerging technologies and methods that provide the benefits of conventional agricultural drainage. Conservation … [Read more...]