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The predominant systems of agriculture among rural farmers in Nigeria is


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The predominant systems of agriculture among rural farmers in Nigeria is

Options

A) terrace farming

B) irrigation farming

C) plantation agriculture

D) bush fallowing

The correct answer is D.

Explanation:

D is correct, because, it is also shifting cultivation. It is a system of farming or the cultivation of one pieces of land for some years and leaving it for some years with the aim of restoring fertility to the soil naturally but during this fallow period, the farmer cultivates another pieces of land.

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  • D is correct, because, it is also shifting cultivation. It is a system of farming or the cultivation of one pieces of land for some years and leaving it for some years with the aim of restoring fertility to the soil naturally but during this fallow period, the farmer cultivates another pieces of land.

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