over- + farm
overfarm (third-person singular simple present overfarms, present participle overfarming, simple past and past participle overfarmed)
Last modified on 7 September 2011, at 17:26
- (transitive) To farm too much.
- 2009 August 17, Jeffrey Gettleman, “Ripples of Dispute Surround Tiny Island in East Africa”, New York Times:
- According to Henry Aryamanya-Mugisha, director of Uganda’s environmental protection agency, overpopulation and overfarming on the Kenyan side of the lake are decimating these wetlands where the fish spawn.