But replanting them several times a year is labor-intensive.
labor-intensive work doesn't stop at the greenhouse.
The process may sound elementary, but it's extremely tedious and labor-intensive.
The process of painting fine geometric patterns is labor-intensive and time-consuming.
Home gardeners might shy from these methods for fear of their labor-intensive implications.
It would also tend to be more labor-intensive and less fuel-intensive, important since fuel will now get scarcer forever.
Beyond dieting, this would certainly have interesting implications for athletes and other humans involved in labor-intensive jobs.
The method is more labor-intensive, but the group says it will cause less environmental damage to the species in the region.
The trials are enormously costly and labor-intensive.
They need lots of time alone to produce these labor-intensive goods.
labor-intensive in Culture
A term describing industries that require a great deal of labor relative to capital (comparecapital-intensive). Examples of labor-intensive industries are forms of agriculture that cannot make use of machinery and service industries, such as restaurants.