truck farming

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truck farm

A small farm producing vegetables for commercial sale, usually to local markets.

[From truck.]

truck farmer n.
truck farm′ing n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.truck farming - growing vegetables for the markettruck farming - growing vegetables for the market  
farming, husbandry, agriculture - the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock
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21.2% of applicants in the Khabarovsk Territory chose agriculture (plant growing, livestock, beekeeping, truck farming, etc.) as an activity, 44.1% of the inhabitants took hectare for individual housing construction and personal subsidiary farming, 7.7% citizens took a Far Eastern hectare for rest, 19.7% of the applicants chose to use the site in the form of a summer house, a garden or a garden, and 4.3% of the residents of the Khabarovsk Territory plan to do business on their hectares by entrepreneurship.
.When my family moved from Cache Valley to Murray they started truck farming or vegetable farming.
yes, that is Truck Farming and a mother-daughter team in Texas is making Truck Farming very popular.
The local economy in the 1980s was centered on truck farming, including livestock, with some economic surplus for international trade produced by fishing in Lake Kiva and Lake Tanganyika.
Built on a 4 ha-area each, the farms of Ait Yaazem (Province of El Hajeb) and of Laajajra, (Province Zwagha Moulay Yacoub) are designed to strengthen the technical abilities and the know-how of the local population in terms of truck farming.
This independence triggered the term "truck farming," where produce and livestock were hauled directly from farm to market, eliminating middlemen and traders.