Farmers need to have supplies of seed, fertilizer, tractors, and fuel.
Though it is probably destined to be used even more extensively as a fertilizer before the demand for it as a feeding stuff becomes equal to the supply, practically all the cotton seed meal of the south will ultimately be used for feeding.
I can't grow a marigold in a pot of fertilizer and these poor things don't even have soil!
Since Blith's time bone was the one new fertilizer that had come into use.
The important part played by the bee in the economy of nature as a fertilizer is shown in fig.
His niaphrian (fertilizer) since 1089 has lived at Mosul and ordains the bishops.
In the early 1800s, fertilizer companies sprang up using bone meal as the principle agent.
Compared with the commercial fertilizer which the farmer has to buy, cotton seed possesses, therefore, a distinct value.
Cotton seed meal, in the absence of sufficient stock to consume it, is also used extensively as a fertilizer, and for this purpose it is worth, determining the price on the same basis as used above for the seed, from $19 to $20 per ton.
The municipal garbage plant (destructor) collects and reduces to fertilizer 200 tons of garbage per day.
The sale of the fertilizer more than pays for the cost of reduction, and the only expense the city has is in collecting it.
Although good crops may follow the application of lime, the latter is not a direct fertilizer or manure and is no substitute for such.
The manufacture of alcohol from the sulphite lyes of the wood-pulp industry was contemplated, but carbide, although produced in increasing quantities, was not considered as a possible raw material owing to its greater importance as a source of the fertilizer cyanamide.
The Alabama is an important carrier of cotton, cotton seed, fertilizer, cereals, lumber, naval stores, &c.; and in the fiscal year 1906-1907 the freight tonnage was 417,041 tons.
Its phosphoric acid makes it so valuable as a fertilizer that it is a most important by-product.
The city also manufactures cigars, cigarettes, snuff, a fertilizer having tobacco dust as the base, cotton goods, lumber, window sashes, blinds, drugs and hosiery.
This industry in 2904 yielded fertilizer valued at $ 2 54,3 60 and oil valued at $33,110.
Its commercial value for the manufacture of fertilizer was established in 1867, and the mining of it began soon afterwards in the Ashley River region.
The introduction of this new supply had a marked effect on the fertilizer business of the country.
By the early twentieth century, most manufacturing of fertilizer had switched to the synthetic production of ammonium sulfate and ammonium phosphate.
The hulls thus burned produced an ash containing an average of 9% of phosphoric acid and 24% of potash - a very valuable fertilizer in itself, and one eagerly sought by growers of tobacco and vegetables.
It has cotton and knitting mills, cotton-seed oil factories, machine shops, and wagon, stove, plough and fertilizer factories; and is a market and jobbing centre for a fertile agricultural region.
The latter is at once the great fertilizer and the great highway of the country which it serves.
They should be advocating that genetically modified crops be created not because it would result in better looking strawberries, but because GM crops don't require fertilizer or pesticides.
Fertilizer.) I I?