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2014-11-12 00:21:16

LONDON, November 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Germany sees large gain in 'sports excellence', which helps in part to drive it to first place

2014-11-06 12:21:32

Representatives from Spain, Greece, Malta, Jordan and Israel will meet in Valletta to discuss how the principles of participatory community mapping can be applied by Mediterranean countries to improve

2014-11-04 08:30:55

LOWELL, Mass., Nov. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Anyone who has tried to plant a flowerbed New England knows about the region's infamously rocky soil.

2014-10-29 23:11:36

ForeverGreen launches proprietary supplement to improve cellular function Pleasant Grove, Utah (PRWEB) October 29, 2014

2014-10-29 23:00:54

50 Year Anniversary of War on Poverty Continues to Help Migrant and Seasonal Farmworkers Washington D.C.

2014-10-15 12:33:48

ARDEN HILLS, Minn., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Land O'Lakes, Inc.


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Integrated farming
2013-09-20 13:33:38

Integrated farming is the practice of growing crops and raising livestock simultaneously. Integrated farming is diversification at its best. One intense example of integrated farming can be found in China where fish farming has been integrated with raising livestock, along with growing agricultural crops, such as vegetables. Other examples of integrated farming include using pigs to clear fields of rocks and roots prior to planting a crop. Poultry is used to clean up rotten fruit and...

Hill Farming
2013-08-05 10:40:24

Hill farming is a particular piece of land for grazing sheep and cattle. This form of farming is used particularly by the farmers of the UK in the higher elevations. Farmers do not have access to winter fodder for the cattle; therefore, sheep farms are typical for such areas. Due to this restricted access, farmers move the herds to lower elevations for feeding. These specific farms are found in the North and South-Western areas of England, as well as the highlands of Scotland. The harsh...

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obdormition
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