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mixed farmingnoun [U]

uk   us   PRODUCTION
a method of farming in which one farm has more than one purpose, usually growing crops as well as raising animals: It was argued that mixed farming would eliminate agricultural instability and enrich the towns.
(Definition of mixed farming from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mixed farming”
in Chinese (Simplified) (耕作与牲畜饲养相结合的)混合农作…
in Chinese (Traditional) (耕作與牲畜飼養相結合的)混合農業…
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