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Department releases results of 2012 survey of timber harvested, processed in Pa. HARRISBURG, Pa., April 8, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Using recently compiled data as a baseline,
LeafMonTM Technology Will Revolutionize Crop Irrigation MILIPITAS, Calif., April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cermetek today announced new sensor technology, LeafMon.
--LIVE Virtual Event from Springfield, Ill., Offers Middle School Students Nationwide a Deeper Understanding of How Soil Science, Crop Nutrients and Modern Technology Impact Agriculture--
American Arborist Supplies now stocks Cutting Edge KASK safety helmets. West Chester, PA (PRWEB) April 04, 2015 Climbers and ground personnel can now
ETwater announces a public service campaign to achieve 25% water reductions through new technology NOVATO, Calif., April 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In the historic executive order on Wednesday,
Holganix Granular with Healthy Grow will promote optimal plant and turf health. Glen Mills, PA (PRWEB) April 01, 2015 Glen Mills, PA - Holganix LLC has
VANCOUVER, April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Canfor Corporation (TSX:CFP) announced today that, further to its news release of September 30, 2014, it has completed the purchase of the operating assets
Grant supports land acquisition and expansion for Beaman Park NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of Earth Month, the James M.
HOUSTON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Indoor Harvest, Corp.
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 involves using 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 generally do not have access to winter fodder for their 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...
A roof garden is a garden planted on the roofs of buildings, also known as rooftop farming. A roof garden is not only decorative but also offers other benefits such as providing food for human consumption and adding a natural habitat for wildlife, mainly birds. Plants are usually grown with hydroponics, aeroponics, or air-dynaponics. Container gardening with soil may also be used. Vertical gardening will allow for more plant production in a small area. Completing the gardening cycle...
Cultigen is a plant that is the result of human selection by primarily turning a wild plant into a cultivated plant (anthropogenic plant) with minor changes. Cultigens can either be grown as a cultivated plant or planted in the wild and left to multiply on their own. Specifically selected plants are grafted with other plant material to produce mixed tissue used to create hybrids. The naming of cultigens is derived from the International Code of Botanical Nomenclature. The Cultivated Plant...
Flower gardens, used for beautification purposes, contain various flowering plants providing blooms all year long and can be elaborate or simple. Flower gardens come in all shapes, sizes, and colors. Formal flower gardens are planned out and serve as a multi-function garden, such as growing herbs around the border of a flower garden with edible blooms. Shrubs are also used in creating flower gardens suitable for plants requiring shade. A haphazard flower garden is one that is allowed to...
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.