what is difference between farming and husbandry
farm + -ing
- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈfɑɹmɪŋ/
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈfɑːmɪŋ/
- Rhymes: -ɑː(ɹ)mɪŋ
- Hyphenation: farm‧ing
farming (countable and uncountable, plural farmings)
- The business of cultivating land, raising stocks etc.
- A farming operation; a farm, or instance of farming on a piece of land.
- firestick farming
- gold farming
- truck farming
farming (not comparable)
- Pertaining to the agricultural business.
- Raising livestock or fish.
- present participle of farm
- farming in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
From Middle English hus-bō̆ndrī, hus-bō̆ndrīe, husbanderi, husbonderie, housbondrye, housebondrie (“household management, housekeeping; household duties; economy, skilful management, thrift; farm management, agriculture, farming; cultivation; household articles; husbands collectively”), from hǒus-bō̆nd, hǒus-bō̆nde (“male spouse, husband; master of a house; male head of a household; man having charge of something, household manager; (figuratively) host, inhabitant, resident; bondsman, villein; farmer, husbandman”) (see further at husband) + -rīe (suffix forming nouns collectively denoting members or practitioners of a craft or profession). The English word can be analysed as husband + -ry.
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈhʌzb(ə)ndɹi/
- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈhʌzb(ə)ndɹi/, /ˈhəz-/
- Hyphenation: hus‧band‧ry
husbandry (countable and uncountable, plural husbandries)
- The occupation or work of a husbandman or farmer; the cultivation of crops and the raising of livestock; agriculture.
- Synonym: agronomy
- The prudent management or conservation of resources.
- Synonyms: economy, frugality, thrift
- (now chiefly nautical) Administration or management of day-to-day matters.
- (obsolete) Agricultural or cultivated land.
- agriculture on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
- animal husbandry on Wikipedia.Wikipedia