On these farms the cultivation of the soil and the rearing of stock go hand in hand, to the great advantage of both.
In Sardinia the cultivation is extensive, but receives little attention.
There is a special cultivation of hops in the district north-west of 's Hertogenbosch.
The state controls its cultivation, which is allowed only in a limited number of departments.
The cultivation of the vine prevails far more in the province of Cagliari than in that of Sassari, considerable progress having been made both in the extent of land under cultivation and in the ratio of produce to area.