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cultivated land that is not seeded for one or more growing seasons

left unplowed and unseeded during a growing season

undeveloped but potentially useful

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The Company produces and markets high value vegetable and fodder crops on its irrigated farmland and provides wholesale water distribution through farm fallowing agreements in its initial area of focus on the Arkansas River and its tributaries on the Southern Front Range of Colorado.
On a priori grounds, long fallowing should cause the largest decline in soil organic C, especially when this is accompanied by conventional cultivation; lucerne should have the largest positive effect as this was the most vegetatively productive of all the plant species used in these experiments (Holford 1980, 1989).
Dan Mecklenburg, a Mecklenburg gardens in Bozeman, Montana, recommends fallowing the soil - tilling or turning it over to expose the bare earth to the sun - for an entire year prior to plating.
IID agreed to a combined temporary fallowing and system improvement program during the first 15 years of the transfer.
Municipal Bond Financing to Support Rotational Farm Fallowing