What is the meaning of subsistence farming?

Answer Subsistence farming is a particular type of farming devoted entirely to the survival of the individuals who are working the land. There are many cultures who rely on subsistence farming.DefinitionS... Read More »

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Do any of you practice self-subsistence farming If you do, what are you growing or raising and how do you ?

We live on a permaculture farm in the Pacific Northwest. We grow 90% of our own food.The "biggie" that we are unable to grow in this maritime climate is grain. Still have to get our wheat, and oa... Read More »

What do factory farming and organic farming have in common?

[1] In theory and in practice, the two tend to be direct opposites of each other. [2] But the two actually do hold in common an attempt to control the endproduct. [3] But the similarity stops there... Read More »

What is the difference between the nutritional value of food products obtained by organic farming and chemical farming?

How is organic farming different from intensive farming?

organic farming is where they don't use any chemicals as intensive farming does.a better explanation:organic farming is where the farm uses is more environmentally friendly, but it makes a smaller ... Read More »