Sentence Examples


  • They actually had some horse manure boxed up and ready to ship.
  • Have manure put up in heaps and mixed with earth."
  • The fact that the growth of a leguminous crop, such as red clover, leaves the soil in a higher condition for the subsequent growth of a grain crop - that, indeed, the growth of such a leguminous crop is to a great extent equivalent to the application of a nitrogenous manure for the cereal crop - was in effect known ages ago.
  • Most of the nitrogen in the straw of the cereals, and a very large proportion of that of the much more highly nitrogenyielding crops, returns to the land as manure, for the benefit of future cereals and other crops.
  • Although good crops may follow the application of lime, the latter is not a direct fertilizer or manure and is no substitute for such.