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intensive farming
Subject Category
A Farms and Farming Systems
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
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/39540.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/39540
Used For
biointensive farming
intensive agriculture
mini-farming
Broader Term
farming systems
Narrower Term
intensive cropping
intensive livestock farming
sustainable agricultural intensification
Spanish
agricultura intensiva
Term Number
39540