Terracing and contour ploughing: Which one is more effective?

Posted by: Diqiucun_Cunmin

Which is more effective in soil and water conservation?

  • Terracing

  • Contour plowing

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  • Under terracing, if too much water is retained, the soil may become saturated. In this case, run-off will increase rapidly, causing soil erosion. Contour ploughing retains less moisture than terracing as it does not shape the land into a step-like structure.

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Alexandrethegreat says2014-05-13T10:55:05.1762717-05:00
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