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

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 »

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 »