1. Forum
  2. >
  3. Topic: German
  4. >
  5. "The family cultivates the fi…

"The family cultivates the fields in January."

Translation:Die Familie bestellt die Felder im Januar.

March 1, 2013



I would think "Die Familie macht im Januar die Felder urbar" would work here, too


I don't think so. Usually, Urbarmachung is only done once. It refers to the process of making land suitable for agriculture in the first place (clearing trees, draining swamps, setting up irrigation systems, laying out roads, etc).

Learn German in just 5 minutes a day. For free.