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Definition 1: the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for husbandry in the sense of this definition

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) (agriculture) production of food by preparing the land to grow crops (especially on a large scale)

(... is a kind of husbandry ) growing vegetables for the market

(... is a kind of husbandry ) farming that provides for the basic needs of the farmer without surpluses for marketing

(... is a kind of husbandry ) cultivation of crops in strips following the contours of the land to minimize erosion

(... is a kind of husbandry ) farming for the raising of livestock (particularly cattle)

(... is a kind of husbandry ) putting seeds or young plants in the ground to grow

"the planting of corn is hard work"

(... is a kind of husbandry ) growing crops and feed and livestock all on the same farm

(... is a kind of husbandry ) a technique of growing plants (without soil) in water containing dissolved nutrients

(... is a kind of husbandry ) the cultivation of plants

(... is a kind of husbandry ) the business of a dairy

(... is a kind of husbandry ) the tending of and caring for trees

(... is a kind of husbandry ) breeding and caring for farm animals

(husbandry is a part of ...) cultivation of the land in order to raise crops

(husbandry is a part of ...) the season for gathering crops

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) work land as by ploughing, harrowing, and manuring, in order to make it ready for cultivation

"till the soil"

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) prepare for crops

"Work the soil" "cultivate the land"

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) to exhaust by excessive cultivation

"the farmers overcropped the land"

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) to break and turn over earth especially with a plow

"Farmer Jones plowed his east field last week" "turn the earth in the Spring"

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) plough alternate strips by throwing the furrow onto an unploughed strip

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) draw a harrow over (land)

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) dig with a hoe

"He is hoeing the flower beds"

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) bear (a crop)

"this land does not carry olives"

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques

"The Bordeaux region produces great red wines" "They produce good ham in Parma" "We grow wheat here" "We raise hogs here"

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) seed again or anew

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) place seeds in or on (the ground)

"sow the ground with sunflower seeds"

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) sow over a wide area, especially by hand

"broadcast seeds"

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) place (seeds) in or on the ground for future growth

"She sowed sunflower seeds"

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) beat the seeds out of a grain

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) provide with fertilizers or add nutrients to

"We should fertilize soil if we want to grow healthy plants"

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) affect with smut or mildew, as of a crop such as corn

(husbandry is the domain which ... is member of) foster the growth of

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