Bluff- sharp drop like cliff
Knoll- small hill
Ridge- long elevated hill, almost like fingers from a mountain or hill
Knob- Same as Knoll
Gully- deep valley or hollow with steep hills
flat- wide or long flat area on hill side or mountain top
bottoms- wide or long flat area where the ridges "run out" or flaten off
As long as we're discussing terrain terminology, could someone clarify the term CRP field. I know it has something to do with crop rotation, but is it a weed field left unplanted that particular year, or simply a crop field that may have beans one year, corn the next, etc....?
In the sense you are referring to where a field is planted one year and not the next or one crop then another. Framers do the to reduce the "Drain and Strain" on the fields. If they were to plant the same crop year after year their production would eventually slow and then halt, because certain crops use different nutrients to crow. After a few years would deplete those nutrients needed. Therefore by rotating crops they can achieve a greater length of time before the fields must be serviced.
There is something about the look and feel of a bolt action rifle with a walnut stock that pleases me. Call me old fashioned, but the character of the rifle I choose to own is equally as important to me as how that rifle performs.
I’ll be the first to admit that the lack of weight in a carbon fiber stock is awfully nice when chasing elk in high country and that any synthetic could help a bit when mother natured decides to rain on your parade. My own preference, however, is to...