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  • " Know that an acre sown with wheat takes three ploughings, except lands that are sown each year, and that each ploughing costs 6d.
  • It is therefore necessary not only to pulverize the soil by repeated ploughings before it be seeded, but, as it becomes gradually more and more compressed afterwards, recourse must be had to tillage while the plants are growing; and this is hoeing, which also destroys the weeds that would deprive the plants of their nourishment.
 
 

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