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2013-02-01 23:01:10

20-Year U.S. Lawn Mower Racing Association Veteran Braves Winter Chill To Predict Start Of STA-BIL Lawn & Garden Mower Racing Series. Pleasant Prairie — WI (PRWEB) February 01, 2013 -- With the temperature hovering just above zero on the day before Ground Hog Day, the frigid air smacked U.S. Lawn Mower Racing Association sod stomper Mike “Hedge Hog” Miller on the Second Annual “Hedge Hog Day," as he donned his racing gear and coaxed his 80-mph racing mower...

2013-01-31 09:03:44

National IT infrastructure and cloud solutions provider Peak 10 Inc. has been selected to host the data center of Tractor Supply Company (TSC), the largest retail farm and ranch store chain in the United States. TSC is leveraging 24/7 staff in Peak 10´s Nashville, Tenn. facility to maintain its data center environment. Tractor Supply Company, a supplier of basic maintenance products of farm, ranch and rural customers, is experiencing strong growth and has plans to expand its national...

Move Over Enterprise, Scientists Have Their Own Tractor Beam Now
2013-01-28 04:21:30

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A small scale version of the “tractor beam” used by the starship Enterprise to tow other vessels on the television show Star Trek has been crafted by engineers from Scotland and the Czech Republic. The device, which is detailed in the latest edition of the journal Nature Photonics, was built by scientists at the University of St. Andrews and the Institute of Scientific Instruments (ISI) and allows a beam of light to...

2013-01-22 23:01:19

This donation enables the North Dakota State University team to better compete against other Universities in this internationally recognized engineering competition. Garden City Park, NY (PRWEB) January 22, 2013 Quality Transmission Components announces the donation of various industrial automation components to the North Dakota State University ASABE (American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers) student team, enabling the students to better compete against other Universities...

2012-12-18 05:02:15

WoodMaxx Power Equipment is now offering various types of backhoes to meet the needs of all customers. Akron, NY (PRWEB) December 17, 2012 Finding a durable and affordable backhoe is no easy task for customers that would like to make the absolute most out of every dollar they spend. Tractor mounted backhoes can become a relatively large investment for private parties or smaller businesses looking to use this type of machinery throughout the years. It is important to go with a trusted...

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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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