This glossary is far from complete. We are constantly adding terms.
The methods used for conservation of soil can be categorised into:
Mechanocal Methods and Agronomic Methods.
Some mechanical methods of soil conservation include:
- Contour Terracing
- Basin Listing
- Stream bank protection
- Gully Control
Some agronomic methods of soil conservation include:
- Contour farming
- Strip cropping
- No-till cultivation
- Crop rotation