[Tagging] Is crop=yes tag completely and utterly useless?

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Sun Aug 18 14:07:12 UTC 2019

sent from a phone

> On 18. Aug 2019, at 15:41, Paul Allen <pla16021 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Thinking about it, maybe we should reactivate landuse=pasture and add
> landuse=arable.  See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arable_land which makes the
> distinction between pasture, arable land, and land for permanent woody crops
> (orchard, vineyards, rubber plantation, nut trees, etc.)  We already have tags for
> many of the woody crops, so adding pasture and arable would fit in well and
> wouldn't require us to change the crop=* every year because of crop rotation.

rather than retagging everything we could have farmland=pasture and farmland=crops (or “arable”, but crops might be easier to understand)

Ciao Martin 
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