Different crops use different minerals and nutrients from the soils, so rotating them gives the soil time to "recharge" the nutrients that are used up.
2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 28/09/2010
... for the nutrients and so on that it takes from the field. Crop rotation tries to alleviate the soil exhaustion that will happen if the same type of crop ...
4 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 10/06/2011
...in alternating rows or in staggered sections. Crop rotation - growing a different crop in the same field each new growing season: ...
2 Answers · Education & Reference · 13/09/2012
...the soil's chemical and physical qualities, simply to prepare the soil for new crops . Logically a crop cultivated previously would deplete the soil of...
3 Answers · Entertainment & Music · 01/04/2007
... soil to retain, or use more water. So many reasons to practice crop rotation ! ~Garnet Homesteading/Farming over 20 years
2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 24/01/2008
... from each particular crop . By growing a greater diversity of crop plants in a rotation a more “complex and stable biotic community” can be created
2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 03/05/2009