New Word of the Day – “Subsistence Farming”

Do you know the definition for the New Word of the Day which is, “Subsistence Farming?”

Pronounced: /səbˈsistəns/ /ˈfärmiNG/

This is when the colonists grew only enough food crops to feed themselves and their families. The main crop was wheat and they raised sheep and pigs.

 

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