Truck farming

truck farm

noun
a farm for the growing of vegetables for the market.
Also called truck garden;, especially British, market garden.


Origin:
1865–70, Americanism

truck farmer, noun
truck farming, noun
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truck farm
 
n
(US), (Canadian) a market garden
 
truck farmer
 
n
 
truck farming
 
n

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