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extensive farming
Subject Category
A Farms and Farming Systems
Definition
A system of raising crops and animals, usually on large parcels of land, where a comparatively small amount of production inputs or labor are used per acre. Compare intensive farming.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/38963.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/38963
Used For
extensive agriculture
Broader Term
farming systems
Narrower Term
ranching
Related Term
free range husbandry
grass-fed livestock
Spanish
agricultura extensiva
Term Number
38963