Latest Tiller Stories

2012-03-15 10:00:00

Tillers Direct Expands Honda Tiller Lineup. Online Superstore Continues to Expand Rototiller Lineup. Bolingbrook, IL (PRWEB) March 15, 2012 Today TillersDirect.com announced a new, expanded assortment of Honda garden tillers. "Honda has built their reputation by producing high quality, durable tillers," said Bob Crewe, resident tiller expert at Tillers Direct. "Whether you're breaking new ground or preparing your garden, Honda tillers will get the job done." TillersDirect.com offers the...

2011-08-03 13:05:01

grassy tillers1 suppresses branching, enabling maize to grow taller when shade encroaches -- a key to teosinte's ancient domestication When an animal gets too hot or too cold, or feels pangs of hunger or thirst, it tends to relocate "“ to where it's cooler or hotter, or to the nearest place where food or water can be found.  But what about vegetative life?  What can a plant do under similar circumstances? Plants can't change the climate and they can't uproot themselves to move...

2011-04-06 22:54:31

Most people experience X-ray computed tomography (CT) scanners when they are evaluated for a suspected tumor or blood clot. But in the lab of Dr. Quin Liu, PhD., in Wuhan China, rice plants were the patients in a novel use of CT scanners as part of an agriculture study to increase rice yield. Into the CT scanner on a conveyor belt went little potted rice plants in an automated facility that could process 4,320 rice plants a day. The non-invasive CT energy analyzed tissues and matched their...

2011-03-12 00:00:28

Mowers Direct Announces Best Garden Tillers. Recommendations Based on Sales History and Customer Reviews. Bolingbrook, IL (Vocus/PRWEB) March 11, 2011 Today MowersDirect.com announced its recommendations for best garden tillers. "Garden tillers are powerful machines capable of breaking up hard, compacted or even clay soils," said Todd Gwaltney, resident product expert at Mowers Direct, one of the fastest growing e-commerce companies in the United States. "A garden tiller is an essential...

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  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.