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What are the 3 main types of farming?
Arable, livestock and mixed
What is arable farming?
Where the farmer grows only crops
What is another word for livestock farming, and describe this type of farming?
Livestock farming = pastoral farming
Where the farmer has only livestock (sheep, cows etc)
What is mixed farming?
When the farm has both crops and livestock.
Name 4 physical input into arable farming
Rain, sunshine, soil, flat land, fertile soils
Name 4 processes of arable farming.
Ploughing, sowing, spraying, harvesting, bailing
Name 4 inputs of livestock farming
Grass, labour, transport costs, marketing costs
What are the 4 main processes of livestock farming?
Lambing/calving, health care, maintenance,