Seed-corn sentence example
To the temple came the poor farmer to borrow seed corn or supplies for harvesters, &c. - advances which he repaid without interest.
In bad years the tiller, moreover, gives up seed corn before beginning harvest.
The terms of agrarian contracts and leases (except in districts where mezzadria prevails in its essential form), are in many regions disadvantageous to the laborers, who suffer from the obligation to provide guarantees for payment of rent, for repayment of seed corn and for the division of products.
To quote the report, 'The URC grant has provided the seed corn for the music programme' .
In bad years the tiller, moreover, gives up seed corn befote beginning harvest.Advertisement
Among the subjects deserving notice may be mentioned the practice of steeping and liming seed corn as a preventive of smut; changing every year the species of grain, and bringing seed corn from a distance; ploughing down green crops as manure; and feeding horses with broken oats and chaff.
The seed corn was given me.
To quote the report, 'The URC grant has provided the seed corn for the music programme'.
Joint Projects provide seed corn funding for future larger scale funding.