Clay Soil

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Name: Clay Soil
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Gardeners, dormant trees ready to emerge from winter slumber

They may look uninspiring, bare-branched and stand barely as tall as the bobcat that carts them around the nursery, but deciduous trees have a big future.As the end of winter nears, Canberra's dormant trees – and gardeners – are getting ready to spring ... [Published Canberra Times - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Kale is an easy and delicious way to eat your greens

If you've heard about kale and you've tried some from the supermarket and liked it, you'll love home-grown kale even more. Kale is one of the easiest and hardiest plants to grow, and even though it's grown to eat, it's a great-looking plant for the garden ... [Published Brisbane Times - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Step-by-step Autumn Shallots

From golden orange to rosy red, these undemanding alliums will overwinter happily to give you small, sweet bulbs next year that are fantastic caramelised or pickled, and even better in a tart.Easy to plant and grow, shallots are a great filler crop as ... [Published Vegetarian Living - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Bioslurry use improves soil health, say agri-experts

:00:00 A A- A+ RAJSHAHI, Aug 26 (BSS): Substantial and sustainable promotion of biogas plant has become indispensable for more production and use of bioslurry, main effluent of biogas plant, to improve soil fertility and increase crop productions, agricultural ... [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Carmie Devito | In my own words

Why do you do what you do?As a little girl growing up, I spent a lot of time with my grandmother and grandfather. My grandfather had this enormous vegetable garden and my grandmother would plant her flower garden all around the edge of his garden. They ... [Published About Stark - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Kale is an easy and delicious way to eat your greens

If you've heard about kale and you've tried some from the supermarket and liked it, you'll love home-grown kale even more. Kale is one of the easiest and hardiest plants to grow, and even though it's grown to eat, it's a great-looking plant for the garden ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

How much water does your garden need?

Do plant choices really make a difference in water use? See for yourself in these 500-square-foot sample landscapes.One is a traditional turf-based front yard with lawn, shrubs, annual bedding plants and a large tree. The other is a more water-wise ... [Published Sacramento Bee - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Garden tidbits to think about

What with having had little to no rain and then a couple of great rainy days lately, gardens have refreshed themselves somewhat and the grass is a little greener. Through the hottest weather I’ve discovered a great little additive that helps plants in ... [Published Moulton Advertiser - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Fire station sees some minor changes

The clay soil Gillette is known for has caused problems for Fire Station No. 1, but the city and county engineers are finding solutions.A non-structural wall in the basement of Station No. 1 will have some of its top row of 2- to 3-inch blocks removed ... [Published Gillette News Record - Aug 12 2014]
Entities: Clay Soil
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Trouble in paradise

Having expounded about the best gardening season ever (unless you wanted to grow a tomato), I now acknowledge some troubles for even the best of Buffalo flower gardeners. Heavy rains, patches of fog and high humidity, the ubiquitous clay soil that never ... [Published Buffalo News - Aug 08 2014]
Entities: Clay Soil
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

News in Agriculture — Organic Matter Important

Organic matter is the byproduct of the decomposition of once-living organisms such as plants and animals. It represents about 5% of the total volume of the soil. Minerals derived from rock make up another 45%, and the remaining 50% of the soil’s volume ... [Published Morning Sun - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Best shrubs to grow in clay soil

Working with clay soil wouldn’t be most landscapers’ first choice of medium to plant in, but it doesn’t have to be a death sentence for your shrubs . There are many plants that do well or at least tolerate clay soil, so don’t give up just yet if you’ve ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 01 2014]

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"The new planting are almost all exotic deciduous species, including oaks, ashes, flowering cherries, flowering pears and Chinese elms" Mr Bulkeley said
...area under Godagari upazila of the district, said he had made his seed production activities profitable using bioslurry from his two biogas plants. "In addition to cooking meals of our eight-member family, I have been running a cow-fattening farm with 26 cattle and seed production project on 45 bighas of land commercially with my two biogas plants simultaneously for the last one and half years" he mentioned
..."Where loess isn't very thick, those clays tend to come together and merge," Myers says. "Whether it's the clay layer of the till, or the clay that's formed in the loess material, that topsoil gets eroded away and those clays are brought near the surface, mixed in the surface, and cause lots of problems."

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Step-by-step Autumn Shallots [Published Vegetarian Living - Aug 28 2014]
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Manage Cover Crops In Clay Soils [Published Missouri Ruralist - Aug 26 2014]
Cognac Master Class: a study of style, terroir ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 26 2014]
Carmie Devito | In my own words [Published About Stark - Aug 25 2014]
Grow damsons for luscious jams and moreish brandy [Published Telegraph - Aug 25 2014]
Kale is an easy and delicious way to eat your g... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 25 2014]
Water trees deeply now but wait until fall to f... [Published Statesman Journal - Aug 23 2014]
How much water does your garden need? [Published Sacramento Bee - Aug 23 2014]
Angela’s garden is true riot of colour [Published Isle of Wight County Press - Aug 22 2014]
Plant of the week: Anemone ‘Wild Swan ’ [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 22 2014]
Six ways to save water in your garden [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 22 2014]
100 years of Champlain Valley Fair history [Published Burlington Press - Aug 22 2014]
The UMC Allen and Freda Pedersen Garden is growing [Published Crookston Daily Times - Aug 21 2014]
Garden tidbits to think about [Published Moulton Advertiser - Aug 21 2014]
'Impressive' wheat yields in Recommended List t... [Published Farmers Guardian - Aug 21 2014]
Add the Sweet Scent of Lavender to Your Garden [Published Philly.com - Aug 19 2014]
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Claydon Drills still a family affair [Published Farmers Weekly Interactive - Aug 19 2014]
Harvest round-up: Frustrated by the rain [Published Farmers Weekly Interactive - Aug 19 2014]
Quirky garden is a Westleton wonder [Published Suffolk Life - Aug 19 2014]
Wheat yields 19% above average, says HGCA [Published Farmers Weekly Interactive - Aug 19 2014]
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