Cultivation vs Husbandry - What's the difference?

cultivation | husbandry |


As nouns the difference between cultivation and husbandry

is that cultivation is the art or act of cultivating; improvement of land for or by agriculture while husbandry is the raising of livestock and the cultivation of crops; agriculture.

cultivation

English

Noun

  • The art or act of cultivating; improvement of land for or by agriculture
  • The heavy cultivation of the hillside led to soil erosion.
  • The state of being cultivated or used for agriculture
  • ''These fields are in cultivation .
  • Devotion of time or attention to the improvement of (something)
  • His steadfast cultivation of their relationship finally bore fruit.
  • Advancement or refinement in physical, intellectual, or moral condition
  • She is a woman of great cultivation .

    Synonyms

    * (art or act of cultivating) tillage * (advancement or refinement in condition) refinement, culture; education

    husbandry

    English

    Noun

    (husbandries)
  • The raising of livestock and the cultivation of crops; agriculture
  • The prudent management or conservation of resources
  • Synonyms

    * agronomy

    See also

    * husbandman