Contour cultivation, Cost analysis
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Although the benefits of contour cultivation are well recognised, it makes cultivation more difficult, particularly if the paddock is split by contour banks and grassed waterways. However, a comparison east of Pingelly indicates that contour cultivation is little more expensive or time-consuming than ordinary cultivation.
Negus, T R. and Barrett, B.
"Contour cultivation : cheap erosion control,"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 20:
1, Article 11.
Available at: https://researchlibrary.agric.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol20/iss1/11