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contour ploughing meaning

  "contour ploughing" in a sentence
  • , contour farming or contour ploughing noun
      The ploughing (and planting) of sloping land along the contour lines to counter erosion

Examples

  1. contour ploughing farming
  2. Contour ploughing orients crop furrows following the contour lines of the farmed area.
  3. Contour ploughing mitigates soil erosion by ploughing across a slope, along elevation lines.

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