Translation of afforest in Spanish:

afforest

poblar de árboles, v.

Pronunciation /əˈfɑrəst//əˈfɒrɪst//əˈfɔrəst/

transitive verb

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    poblar de árboles
    • The provision can be applied to farmers who have afforested some of their land since the beginning of the reference period and those who have disposed of land to a public authority for non agricultural use.
    • These increases apply to those who afforested their lands between 1993 and 1999 and who did not qualify for the significant increases announced last year.
    • The idea is to finance programmes making it possible to afforest non-arable farmland, improve the quality of forests, invest in construction of forest roads, and develop forestry farms.
    • When farmland is afforested or peatlands drained, the owner gets a certain tax relief.
    • Production of milk and grain will eventually move to a smaller number of larger producers and the likelihood is that the remainder of the land will be farmed extensively or afforested.