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Planted

planted fixed in place, as a projecting member wrought on a separate piece of stuff; as, a planted... Read More

UC Riverside researchers release new variety of asparagus

DePaoli asparagus offers a higher yield of spears than other varieties of the vegetableUC Riverside researchers have... Read More

Bt cotton in China fails to reap profit after seven years

Although Chinese cotton growers were among the first farmers worldwide to plant genetically modified (GM) cotton to resist... Read More

Hedges

Hedge 1. To inclose or separate with a hedge; to fence with a thickly set line or thicket of shrubs or small trees; as, to... Read More

Hedge

Hedge 1. To inclose or separate with a hedge; to fence with a thickly set line or thicket of shrubs or small trees; as, to... Read More

The Botany of Desire: A Plant’s-Eye View of the World

 The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World      ... Read More

Plantation

plantation 1. The act or practice of planting, or setting in the earth for growth. 2. The place planted; land brought under... Read More

Farm-scale evaluation of the impacts of transgenic cotton on biodiversity, pesticide use, and yield

BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES / AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES Farm-scale evaluation of the impacts of transgenic cotton on biodiversity,... Read More

Straw Residue Helps Keep Nitrogen on the Farm

Cover crops have been found to prevent nitrogen leaching into waterways. They have also been found to reduce soil erosion --... Read More

Displant

Displant 1. To remove (what is planted or fixed); to unsettle and take away; to displace; to root out; as, to displant... Read More

Plantations

plantation 1. The act or practice of planting, or setting in the earth for growth. 2. The place planted; land brought under... Read More

Illicit Crops Threaten Birds In Colombia

While Colombia has more bird species than any other country worldwide, much of their habitat is also suitable for growing... Read More

Plant A Tree And Save The Earth?

Can planting a tree stop the sea level from rising, the ice caps from melting and hurricanes from intensifying? A new... Read More

Brock Biology of Microorganisms (11th Edition)

 Brock Biology of Microorganisms (11th Edition) (Brock Biology of Microorganisms)   ... Read More

Johnson grass

Johnson grass (Science: botany) a tall perennial grass (sorghum Halepense), valuable in the southern and western states for... Read More

Plantage

plantage A word used once by Shakespeare to designate plants in general, or anything that is planted. As true as steel, as... Read More

Piping

piping 1. A small cord covered with cloth, used as trimming for women's dresses. 2. Pipes, collectively; as, the piping of a... Read More

Grove

Grove Origin: as. Graf, fr. Grafan to dig. The original sense seems to have been a lane cut through trees. See grave, and... Read More

Shrubbery

shrubbery 1. A collection of shrubs. 2. A place where shrubs are... Read More

Legumes

Legumes Definition Legumes (singular: legume) are plants belonging to the family Leguminosae (Fabaceae). Leguminosae is... Read More

Tabernacle

tabernacle 1. A slightly built or temporary habitation; especially, a tent. Dwelling in tabernacles with Isaac and Jacob.... Read More

Sparse

sparse 1. Thinly scattered; set or planted here and there; not being dense or close together; as, a sparse population. 2.... Read More

Popliteus

popliteus (Science: anatomy, muscle) origin, lateral condyle of femur; insertion, posterior surface of tibia above oblique... Read More

Mall

Mall 1. A large heavy wooden beetle; a mallet for driving anything with force; a maul. 2. A heavy blow. 3. An old game... Read More

Embed

Embed to surround a pathological or histological specimen with a firm and sometimes hard medium such as paraffin, wax,... Read More

Bombard

Bombard 1. A piece of heavy ordnance formerly used for throwing stones and other ponderous missiles. It was the earliest... Read More

Hedgerow

Hedgerow a row of shrubs, or trees, planted for inclosure or separation of fields. By hedgerow elms and hillocks green.... Read More

Groves

Grove Origin: as. Graf, fr. Grafan to dig. The original sense seems to have been a lane cut through trees. See grave, and... Read More

Hedgerows

Hedgerow a row of shrubs, or trees, planted for inclosure or separation of fields. By hedgerow elms and hillocks green.... Read More

Arbustive

Arbustive Containing copses of trees or shrubs; covered with shrubs. Origin: L. Arbustivus, fr. Arbustum place where trees... Read More

Engraft

Fix or set securely or deeply; He planted a knee in the back of his opponent; ''The dentist implanted a tooth in the... Read More

Hydroponics

A technique of growing plants (without soil) in water containing dissolved nutrients.A science where plants are nurtured... Read More

Shrubberies

shrubbery 1. A collection of shrubs. 2. A place where shrubs are... Read More

Monoculture

Farming strategy in which large fields are planted with a single crop, year after... Read More

Why do Farmers Abandon Jatropha Cultivation? Case from Mexico

Jatropha belongs to the flowering plants that have been known for biodiesel production. It has been intensively promoted for... Read More

Biosecurity and Biocontrol

By: Maria Victoria Gonzaga In the previous lesson, we learned about the importance of modern science... Read More

Inevitable

Inevitable 1. Not evitable; incapable of being shunned; unavoidable; certain. The inevitable hour. It was inevitable; it was... Read More

Planting

planting 1. The act or operation of setting in the ground for propagation, as seeds, trees, shrubs, etc.; the forming of... Read More

Spars

sparse 1. Thinly scattered; set or planted here and there; not being dense or close together; as, a sparse population. 2.... Read More

Improving water use in growing corn possible, study shows

BLACKSBURG,Va., June 17, 2002 — Farmers growing corn in the mid-Atlantic region will have a new tool to help them... Read More