Water-meadow sentence example
- But it is necessary to be thoroughly assured of a good supply of water before laying out a water-meadow.
- The mixture of seeds for sowing a water-meadow demands much consideration, and must be modified according to local circumstances of soil, aspect, climate and drainage.
- There are two things to be attended to most carefully in the construction of a water-meadow on the first or second of these plans.
- The next process is the forming of the ground intended for a water-meadow into beds or ridges.
- To obtain a complete water-meadow, the ground will often require to be broken up and remodelled.Advertisement
- On ground in that state a water-meadow may be most perfectly formed.
- This is the most beautiful and most expeditious method of making a complete water-meadow where the ground is not naturally sufficiently level to begin with.
- In the ordinary catchwork water-meadow, the water is used over and over again.
- Constant care is required if a water-meadow is to yield quite satisfactory results.
- Although in many cases it is easy to explain the reasons why water artificially applied to land brings crops or increases their yield, the theory of our ordinary water-meadow irrigation is rather obscure.Advertisement
- We must look in fact to a number of small advantages and not to any one striking beneficial process in explaining the aggregate utility of water-meadow irrigation.
- We attribute the usefulness of water-meadow irrigation, then, to the following causes: (I) the temperature of the water being rarely less than 10° Fahr.
- This is only practised in winter when there is abundance of water available, and it much resembles the water-meadow irrigation of England.
- We attribute the usefulness of water-meadow irrigation, then, to the following causes: (I) the temperature of the water being rarely less than 10Ã‚° Fahr.