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2014-01-10 12:26:12

Trade Press and Flash Report Subscribers CHICAGO, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Month Ending December 31, 2013: December YTD - December...

2014-01-08 08:20:27

SmartValve integrates the sensor, electronics and valve into a simplified, cost-effective and compact package MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the commercial vehicle driver safety and convenience market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Hadley with the 2013 North America Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer Value Leadership. Hadley's SmartValve offers unrivaled value to fleets by significantly increasing driver safety and comfort, reducing...

2013-12-27 23:00:10

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Global Agriculture Machinery Market 2014-2018" to its huge collection of research reports. Full report is at http://www.researchmoz.us/global-agriculture-machinery-market-2014-2018-report.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) December 28, 2013 Global Agricultural Machinery market to grow at a CAGR of 7.97 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing global population....

2013-12-16 23:01:52

In order to keep up with customer demand and in an effort to continue offering state of the art technology, Glenwood Farm Equipment introduces new items. Glenwood, IOWA (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 Glenwood Farm Equipment, a provider of Iowa farm equipment, has been gearing up and preparing for the 2013 holiday season by stocking up on Bad Boy Lawn Mowers, eXmark Lawn Mowers, Brent Grain Carts and Wagons, Mahindra Tractors and parts, Westfield parts and finally Gehl Skid Steers. Bad Boy...

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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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Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.