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Strip cropping in Ohio
Description: Caption reads: "Strip cropping shown on typical rolling type of topography in this area. Four fields were combined into one to make the farming of strips more practical and economical." The importance of strip cropping is to control run-off erosion, maintaining the fertility of the soil. among the good farming practices employed by strip cropping are: crop rotation, contour cultivation, proper tillage, stubble mulching, to name a few. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: SA1039AV_B06F03_003_1
Subjects: Agriculture--Ohio--History--20th century.
Places: Ohio