What does 'plowing of the wicked' mean?
Proverbs 21:4 An high look, and a proud heart, and the
PLOWING OF THE WICKED, is sin.
No real reason was provided in either the book or the movie. The Wicked Witch was merely mean because the story needed an antagonist to help drive the plot. Gregory McGuire's book Wicked explores the question of what made the witch wicked, whether or not she really was, and whether people are born wicked or driven to it.
a technique where farmers plow with the curve of the land insted of in straight lines It is also called Contour plowing its when you plow on a curve of a hill to prevent runoff Conservation plowing, or contour farming, is is the farming practice of plowing across a slope, following its elevation contour lines.