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Manure has long been used as a crop fertilizer, but the challenge of finding an efficient use of the nutrients found in manure is ever present.
After years of experimenting with the feces of large cats, a team from the University of Queensland discovered that the feces of tigers is an effective deterrent in warding off animal pests such as goats and kangaroos from certain plants.
Primary school children who don't like eating fruit and vegetables are 13 times more likely to develop functional constipation than children who do.
As experts gather in St Petersburg, Russia for next week's Tiger Summit, fewer than 3,200 tigers survive in the wild worldwide.
There is considerable amount of uncertainty concerning the environmental impacts that animal hormones have on surface water.
PHOENIX, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- PoopDoc.com is at it again. This time with a political bid to get things flowing with no pain and no strain. Unlike many politicians running for office today, PoopDoc.com offers an outstanding record for producing relief.
Blood hounds, cadaver dogs, and other canines who serve humanity may soon have a new partner â€• disease detector dogs â€• thanks to an unusual experiment in which scientists trained mice to identify feces of ducks infected with bird influenza.
HOLLYWOOD, Calif., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Poop, one of the funniest topics of all time, comes to life with "The Book About Poop - essential bathroom reading" gives those lucky enough to have a copy the chance to really enjoy a taboo subject.
Not all patients with sickle cell disease receive laxatives after being treated with narcotics, despite recommendations from a collaborative panel of pediatric experts.
Image Caption: A field in Randers, Denmark. A pile of manure is in the foreground. Credit: Malene Thyssen/Wikipedia (CC BY-SA 2.5) Manure is organic matter that comes from farmyard animal waste as well as from crop cover. Manure from cows, pigs, horses, chickens, rabbits, etc. is broken down into organic matter and used as organic fertilizer. “Green” manure is derived from planting a cover crop, such as clover, to be plowed directly back into the soil. Bacteria traps nitrogen and other...
The Asian Palm Civet, Paradoxurus hermaphroditus, also known as the Common Palm Civet or the Toddy Cat, is a cat-sized mammal in the Viverridae family. It is native to south-east Asia and southern China. It inhabits forests, parks and suburban gardens with mature fruit trees, fig trees and undisturbed vegetation. Most of its natural habitat is diminishing fast. The Asian Palm Civet is a nocturnal omnivore. Its primary food source is fruit such as chiku, mango, and rambutan. It also has a...
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