Grown-on Sentence Examples
Wine of medium quality is grown on the banks of the Marne and the Aisne.
Thus various parts of criminals, such as the thigh bone of a hanged man, moss grown on a human skull, &c., were used, and even the celebrated Dr Culpeper in the 17th century recommended " the ashes of the head of a coal black cat as a specific for such as have a skin growing over their sight."
Crops, chiefly barley, rye, oats, turnips and green crops, are, however, grown on clearings in the forest, though the yield is poor.
The staple crop is rice, which is grown on 77 per cent.
Although barley is appropriately grown on lighter soils than wheat, good crops, of fair quality, may be grown on the heavier soils after another grain crop by the aid of artificial manures, provided that the land is sufficiently clean.Advertisement
As to the source of the nitrogen of the root-crops-the so-called " restorative crops "-these are as dependent as any crop that is grown on available nitrogen within the soil, which is generally supplied by the direct appli cation of nitrogenous manures, natural or artificial.
The Indian corn crop was 67,501,144 bushels in 1870; 152,055,390 bushels in 1899 and 153,062,000 in 1909, when it was grown on 3,875,000 acres and the state ranked seventh among the states of the Union in the production of this cereal.
The cultivation of tobacco was of little importance in the state until about 1840; but the product increased from 10,454,449 lb in 1850 to 34,735,235 lb in 1880, and to 65,957,100 lb in 1899, when the crop was grown on 71,422 acres; in 1909 the crop was 83,250,000 lb, grown on 90,000 acres.
In regions where climatic conditions are favourable, cotton grows more or less successfully on almost all kinds of soil; it can be grown on light sandy soils, loams, heavy clays and sandy " bottom " lands with varying success.
In spite of the clean culture, good crops of cotton have been grown on some soils in the south for more than forty successive years.Advertisement
About one-third of the cotton used in Russian mills is grown on Russian territory, the remainder coming chiefly from the United States.
Queensland, New South Wales and South Australia possess suitable climatic conditions, and in the first-named state the cotton has been grown on a commercial scale in past years, the crop in 1897 being about 450 bales.
Bright or yellow plug and smoking leaf are grown on the pine uplands and pine " flats," and a small amount of cigar tobacco on the flats, prairies and " bluffs."
Some rice also is grown on the lowlands of the Mississippi valley, notably in Plaquemines, Jefferson and Lafourche parishes.
A considerable quantity of timber is grown on the high lands, and the rich valley pastures support large herds of cattle, while the abundance of oaks and chestnuts favours the rearing of swine.Advertisement
The clover-grass ley is then grazed for a year or two with sheep, after which wheat and potatoes are the chief crops grown on the land.
In the West Indies tobacco is grown on a small scale in many of the British colonies, but only in Jamaica is there a definite industry.
On rich soils the crop is liable to grow too rapidly and yield a"coarse, uneven sample, consequently the best barley is grown on light, open and preferably calcareous soils, while if the condition of the soil is too high it is often reduced by growing wheat before the barley.
Grapes are grown on the mountain sides, cranberries on the bog lands near the coast, and nuts in the S.E.
The government ceased to cultivate sugar in 1891, but coffee, and to some extent cinchona, are cultivated on government plantations, though not in equal quantity to that grown on land held on emphyteusis.Advertisement
Kentucky is the principal hemp-growing state of the Union; the crop of 1899, which was grown on 14,107 acres and amounted to 10,303,560 lb, valued at $468,454, was 87'7% of the hemp crop of the whole country.
Hay and forage, the fourth in value of the state's crops in 1899, were grown on 683,139 acres and amounted to 776,534 tons, valued at $6,100,647; in 1909 the acreage of hay was 480,000 and the crop of 653,000 tons was valued at $7,771,000.
The potato crop of the same year was grown on 19,422 acres and amounted to 2,420,668 bushels valued at $1,090,495; in 1909 the acreage was 21,000, and the crop was 2,730,000 bushels, valued at $1,747,000.
Rice and sugar-cane are largely grown on the irrigated lands of Hazara, Peshawar and Bannu districts, and the well and canal irrigated tracts of Peshawar district produce fine crops of cotton and tobacco.
The root-pruning of pot-plants is necessary in the case of many soft-wooded subjects which are grown on year after year - pelargoniums and fuchsias, for example.Advertisement
The class of tender annuals, being chiefly grown for greenhouse decoration, should be treated much the same as soft-wooded plants, being sown in spring, and grown on rapidly in brisk heat, near the glass, and finally hardened off to stand in the greenhouse when in flower.
Their produce is often superior in flavour to that of the same kind of fruit grown on walls.
Sow petunias in heat, and prick out and harden for bedding out; also gloxinias to be grown on in heat till the flowering season.
The soil is fertile, and whereas rice is mainly grown on the lowlands the highlands are especially suitable for the cultivation of coffee, tea, tobacco, cinchona and vanilla.
The vines are grown on artificial banks, probably for want of the necessary wood to trellis them - the grapes being largely exported in a semi-dried state.
Burlus is noted for its water-melons, which are yellow within and come into season after those grown on the banks of the Nile.
The spiked millet, known as bajra or cumbu, which yields a poorer food, is grown on dry sandy soil in the Deccan and the Punjab.
The trade and industry of Worms are important, and not the least resource of the inhabitants is vine-growing, the most famous vintage being known as Liebfraumilch, grown on vineyards near the Liebfrauenkirche.
The filbert is economically grown on the borders of plantations or orchards, or in open spots in woods.
The principal cereal crop in 1909 was oats, the product of which was 3,503,000 bushels, grown on 100,000 acres and valued at $1,750,000.
The wheat crop increased from 4674 bushels in 1879 to 2,297,000 bushels in 1909, grown on 80,000 acres and valued at $2,274,000.
The product of Indian corn in 1909 was 140,000 bushels, grown on 5000 acres and valued at $109,000.
The finest wines of the Medoc and Graves are largely grown on a mixture of gravel, quartz and sand with a subsoil of alios or clay.
Most of the wines grown on a purely gravelly soil are termed " Graves," but there is a specific district of Graves which lies south of Bordeaux and west of the river, and extends as far as Graves.
Practically all the best vineyards (which are grown on flat terraces on the slopes, and not on the slopes themselves) face south-west and so get the full benefit of the sun's rays.
The best of these is the celebrated Lacrima Christi, which is grown on the slopes of Vesuvius from a vine bearing the same name.
The wines grown on the Pacific slope are generally of a mild and sweet character, resembling in general nature the wines of southern Europe (Italy, Spain, Portugal).
Stockraising is an important industry, and wheat is grown on the cleared lands.
The wood of the white pine is durable for indoor use, especially when protected by paint, but when exposed to moist air it rapidly decays, and it is very liable to dry rot; it is said to be best when grown on sandy soils.
The best sets are those obtained from plants grown in elevated and open situations, and it is also beneficial to use sets grown on a different soil.
They showed that, when grown on sterilized sand with the addition of mineral salts, the Leguminosae were no more able to use the atmospheric nitrogen than other plants such as oats and barley.
The dman crop is grown on low land.
The cultivation of the cinchona plant in Bengal was introduced as an experiment about 1862, and is grown on government plantations in Darjeeling.
Nachani (Eleusine coracana) and kodra (Paspalum scrobiculatum), inferior grains grown on the hill-sides, furnish food to the Kolis, Bhils, Waralis, and other aboriginal tribes.
The wine grown on the N.W.
The vine is grown on the lower slopes sheltered from the north wind, the wines of Jurancon, near Pau, being the most renowned.
Porion and Deherain have shown 1 the "infinite superiority" in yield over the ordinary wheats of a particular square-headed variety grown on rich soil in the north of France.
If a good variety be grown in poor soil, the result will be unprofitable, while, if bad wheat be grown on good soil, the result may be nil.
Mulberries are grown on many farms for silkworms; sericulture is encouraged and taught by the state, and over 1 00,000 lb of cocoons are annually exported.
The hay crop of 1899 was grown on 1,095,706 acres and amounted to 1,617,905 tons, but nearly one-half of this was made from wild grasses; since then the amounts of fodder obtained from alfalfa, Kafir corn, sorghum cane and timothy have much increased, and that obtained from wild grasses has decreased; in 1909 the acreage was 900,000 and the crop 810,000 tons.
Two crops of potatoes may be grown on the same ground in one year, and the acreage of potatoes increased from 15,360 acres in 1899 to 27,000 acres in 1909, and the yield from 1,191,997 bushels to 1,890,000 bushels.
Nebraska wheat, like that of Kansas, combines for milling the splendid qualities of winter wheat with those characteristic of grain grown on the edge of the semi-arid West; flour and grist-mill products were valued at $7,794,130 in 1900 and at $12,190,303 in 1905.
Can be grown on malt agar or agar with oatmeal.
This picture shows me using the autoclave to destroy the cultures which had grown on the agar plates during incubation.
He installed a heating system which is fuelled by willow coppice grown on his own farm.
The plants are propagated in a rockwool cube then grown on in a rockwool slab.
Lemongrass - This uplifting and refreshing soap combines pure essential oil of lemongrass with fresh organic lemongrass leaves grown on Kauai.
Usually yeasts are grown on yeast glucose agar, other fungi on malt agar and bacteria on nutrient agar.
A vaguely humanoid form presented itself on the other side of a thin hedge that had been grown on that side of the path.
Our brewer's yeast is grown on sugar beet molasses, which partially accounts for it's good taste.
Fruit trees are grown on rootstocks which affect the growth and fruiting potential of the tree, with dwarfing rootstocks recommended for smaller gardens.
Many roses and fruit varieties would be very weak if grown on their own rootstocks.
The Herkulu estate has a very small tea factory manufacturing black tea from green leaf grown on its own estate and by local smallholders.
Crops are grown on terraces, and together with mineral wealth, have made the region the veritable heart of the country.
Nutritional yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, is a food yeast, grown on a.. .
The culinary herbs used for flavouring and garnishing are for the most part dwarf perennial plants requiring to be grown on a rich soil in an open sunny aspect, or annuals for which a warm sheltered border is the most suitable place; and they may therefore be conveniently grown together in the same compartment - a herb garden.
I had read of the potter's clay and wheel in Scripture, but it had never occurred to me that the pots we use were not such as had come down unbroken from those days, or grown on trees like gourds somewhere, and I was pleased to hear that so fictile an art was ever practiced in my neighborhood.
Then, remount the bike and cycle through the forest where your guide will point out local crops grown on the island.
Can be grown on the window sill, in the conservatory or on the patio.
Nutritional yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, is a food yeast, grown on a...
These berries are grown on the Acai palm tree which is a native of the Amazon rain forest.
Acai berries are purple-red fruits grown on the South American acai tree.
So cane sugar nutritional yeast is most likely nutritional yeast grown on pure cane sugar, rather than a mixture of cane sugar and (beet) molasses, or just molasses.
It grown on walls and rocky places near the south and west coasts, with stems of 6 to 18 inches, and leaves coming after the flowers are past.
Though often grown on walls, it is hardy and makes a dense bush, 5 to 8-10 feet high.
Besides giving a beautiful covering for houses, pergolas, etc., the Wistaria is of great value in other ways, and can be grown on trees.
The plant may be grown on the margins of ponds and fountain-basins, or in the wettest part of the bog garden.
Though not quite a biennial, it is better in general cultivation to treat it as such, as from seedling plants, well grown on during the first year, the finest stems arise.
Hyssop (Hyssopus Officinalis) - A little pot herb which has some beauty grown on a rock or wall, and is worth a place apart from its use in the herb border.
They are thus grown on as quickly as possible, being treated like biennials.
The Jonquil, when strongly grown on a warm border, is handsome and very sweet-scented, and N. gracilis is the latest of all single Narcissi, as it blooms with N. poeticus fl.-pl. in May or early June.
It appears, however, to be itself constant, and when grown on its own roots I have never noticed any reversion.
The plant should be grown on warm sheltered borders in sandy peat or sandy loam and leaf-mould.
Cuttings should be rooted in July, and the young plants grown on in pots and wintered in a frame or cool greenhouse.
A. petraa, a neat, sturdy little plant, with pure white flowers, is a native of some of the higher Scottish mountains, rare, but very pretty when well grown on a moist well-exposed spot on the rock garden.
Herbs and small pots of lettuce may be grown on a bright windowsill or under plant lights throughout the house.
The company is committed to American made goods from start to finish.The cotton is grown on small, family farms in California, Texas, and North Carolina and then milled in North and South Carolina.
The company promises that all of the fruit used to make it organic spreads is grown on small family farms in the Italian countryside.
Organic farming is very labor intensive and therefore the produce is more expensive than what is grown on giant farms.
The cotton for these yarns is grown on organic farms in India.
The Argyle Chardonnay is grown on hillside slopes in Oregon's Willamette Valley and fermented with select yeast strains and malo-lactic finish.
Sometimes a bit herbaceous and green, it's a flavor characteristic that has grown on me.
Early in the infection, the blood is far more likely to positively show a presence of the salmonella bacterium when a sample is grown on a nutrient substance (culture) for identification purposes.
The bacterium can be grown on chocolate agar or identified by blood cultures or Gram stain of body fluids.
Red yeast rice that is cultivated with yeast grown on it.