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Farmers Increasingly Plagued By 'Weedy' Strains Of Rice
2013-07-18 12:36:46

Over the past decade or so the de-domestication of rice has increasingly plagued farmer's fields, with "weedy" strains of the grain cutting agricultural yields by as much as 80 percent.

2013-07-12 23:04:59

Exploring the latest innovations and advancements in agriculture. Spirit Lake, IA (PRWEB) July 12, 2013 Tri-States Grain Conditioning announced today

2013-06-25 23:22:58

Colle Farmers Market stresses the need for more organic farms to sell products online and why it could benefit them to market to a larger audience. Bohemia,

2013-06-19 23:24:59

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2013-06-17 23:18:17

Exploring the Latest Innovations and Advancements in Livestock Nutrition Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 Lallemand Animal Nutrition, a company dedicated

2013-06-11 23:01:31

Accomplished young farmer hopes to pursue marketing career in Agricultural Business Management. La Farge, WI (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 Organic Valley today

2013-06-07 23:15:02

Colle Farmers Market, a virtual organic farmers market opens its e-commerce website for farmer registration and invites organic farmers to use the online platform. Bohemia,


Latest Farmer Reference Libraries

Plough (Plow)
2013-07-31 09:25:38

Plough or plow is a tool used by farmers in order to prepare a field for the planting of a crop. By using this tool the farmer is able to overturn the soil, bringing up nutrients, while covering weeds and other remnants for added compost. Aeration of the soil is also achieved, giving a fresh moisture absorbing base for the planting of a crop. Horses and oxen have been the traditional way, since human powered plows were not as sufficient, that farmers plowed their fields. In places where...

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2008-05-07 17:00:28

The Boerboel is a very large South African working breed. It was originally bred to be a farmer's dog and to defend the homestead. It is a heavy mastiff breed that is obedient, intelligent and dominant. It is thought that the breed was derived from interbreeding African species with French, British and Dutch breeds. The Boerboel should stand 23 to 28 inches high and can weigh between 154 and 200 pounds. It is a well-balanced, substantial breed. Its head is one of its most recognizable...

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Word of the Day
ultimo
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
The word 'ultimo' comes from the Latin phrase 'ultimo mense', 'in the last month'.
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