ley farming


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ley farming

n
(Agriculture) the alternation at intervals of several years of crop growing and grassland pasture
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In the usually sedate Rift Val- ley farming town of Kitale, thousands of ecstatic Ken- yans crowd into the square, piling into grandstands and climbing rooftops for a glimpse of their presidential pick.
(D) Ley farming: It is very good practice where crop performance depends on rainfall or area with production potential.
Therefore, the N mineralisation estimates for shoot residues reported in this paper and by Thompson and Fillery (1997) are likely to be more representative of pasture residues in traditional pasture ley farming systems in southern Australia.