The technique was originally used for hard pan soils which are uncultivatable using traditional farming methods. From Wordnik.com. [5: Farming systems and gardening techniques] Reference
Although throughout extensive areas, such as along the upper Rio Cuchujaqui, over half of the original forest has been cleared, extensive blocks of intact dry forest may remain, particularly on the steep, uncultivatable margins of the mountains. From Wordnik.com. [Sonoran-Sinaloan transition subtropical dry forest] Reference
The proportions of the cultivated to the uncultivatable land is previously given rather in favour of the tillable portion, this is always a light, almost impalpable powder, consistent when wetted: generally the soil owes any fertile qualities it has here, to the presence of water; thus the. From Wordnik.com. [Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and the Neighbouring Countries] Reference
The island is very mountainous, and about one half of its area is thus uncultivatable. From Wordnik.com. [The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 10: Mass Music-Newman] Reference
This is where the third category of funding scheme comes in, as it is designated for those scientists who could help develop new technologies to obtain samples of currently uncultivatable organisms. From Wordnik.com. [DrugResearcher RSS] Reference
The most crafty turkeys are those which W--- seeks, hemmed in by plantations, inhabiting uncultivatable land, and always in more or less danger of pursuit and discovery, they become, under such circumstances, wild beyond any game whatever. From Wordnik.com. [The Hive of "The Bee-Hunter," A Repository of Sketches, Including Peculiar American Character, Scenery, and Rural Sports] Reference
The summits of most of the mountains on this island, then as now, were only rocks, being destitute of trees, and this led Champlain to give its significant name, which, in plain English, means the island of the desert, waste, or uncultivatable mountains. From Wordnik.com. [Voyages of Samuel De Champlain — Volume 01] Reference
High-throughput, automated DNA-sequencing techniques have provided deeper understanding of the incredibly complex, largely uncultivatable microbiota populating the mammalian gastrointestinal tract in concentrations that outnumber mammalian cells by 10-fold. From Wordnik.com. [Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences current issue] Reference
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