farming, agriculture, husbandry(noun)
the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock
agriculture considered as an occupation or way of life
"farming is a strenuous life"; "there's no work on the land any more"
agrarian, agricultural, farming(a)(adj)
relating to rural matters
"an agrarian (or agricultural) society"; "farming communities"
The business of cultivating land, raising stocks etc.
Pertaining to the agricultural business.
Raising livestock or fish.
Origin: From farm + -ing
pertaining to agriculture; devoted to, adapted to, or engaged in, farming; as, farming tools; farming land; a farming community
the business of cultivating land
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'farming' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4194
Rank popularity for the word 'farming' in Nouns Frequency: #1726
The numerical value of farming in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of farming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It is thus with farming, if you do one thing late, you will be late in all your work.
Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil, and you're a thousand miles from the corn field.
I have been farming in this area all my life, if someone asks me to stop fishing or farming, what else can I do to feed my family?
The intensive conditions in factory farming provide a pressure cooker in which diseases like avian flu can spread very easily and can also evolve very easily.
Is farming more important than fisheries ? Is fisheries more important than farming ? Personally, I think fisheries has gotten the short end of stick for years.
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