horticulture

(noun) A system of growing crops with hand-held tools such as a hoe or digging stick instead of draft animals or machine powered tools.

Example: Slashing and burning.

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How to Cite the Definition of Horticulture

ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “horticulture.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved March 26, 2019 (http://sociologydictionary.org/horticulture/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

horticulture. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from http://sociologydictionary.org/horticulture/

Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “horticulture.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed March 26, 2019. http://sociologydictionary.org/horticulture/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“horticulture.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 26 Mar. 2019. <http://sociologydictionary.org/horticulture/>.