from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A system of land use in which harvestable trees or shrubs are grown among or around crops or on pastureland, as a means of preserving or enhancing the productivity of the land.

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  • noun An agricultural approach of using the interactive benefits from combining trees and shrubs with crops and/or livestock.


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