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intensive farming
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Definition
A system of raising crops and animals, usually on small parcels of land, where a comparatively large amount of production inputs or labor are used per acre. Compare extensive farming.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
Used For
intensive production
Broader Term
farming systems
Narrower Term
intensive cropping
intensive livestock farming
sustainable agricultural intensification
Spanish
agricultura intensiva
Term Number
39540
Subject Category
A Farms and Farming Systems
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