Definition of tillage:
floriculture, culture, market-gardening, kitchen-gardening, farming, cultivation, farmland, husbandry, ploughland, plowland, tilled land, tilth, farming area, horticulture, gardening, agriculture, cultivated land.
- "The Desert of Wheat", Zane Grey.
I chose good soil, which I prepared during the winter, placing in the bottom of the furrow a good thickness of manure, and a month before planting, or even at the time of doing so, I spread on the surface a covering of decomposed manure, which I incorporated with the soil by means of ordinary tillage.- "The Cauliflower", A. A. Crozier.
- "Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton", John Barrow.