Origin of manure
OTHER WORDS FROM manurema·nur·er, nounma·nu·ri·al, adjectivema·nu·ri·al·ly, adverbwell-ma·nured, adjective
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It’s early October and I am clearing the farm right now, and putting in manure from the cows.How hybrid maize helps farmers get through dry spells|Katie McLean|December 18, 2020|MIT Technology Review
He pointed to an existing Chevron project in Australia that involves taking carbon dioxide emissions and storing them underground, and another that transforms methane from dairy cow manure into natural gas.Chevron grapples with a new oil reality|Verne Kopytoff|December 9, 2020|Fortune
The region is crisscrossed by ancient trade routes well-trod by horses, so the researchers say horse manure may have been common.Giant pandas may roll in horse poop to feel warm|Jonathan Lambert|December 7, 2020|Science News
I’m paying with manure because manure can be used for organic farming, which is healthier for humans and for the planet.The fight to stop the next pandemic starts in the jungles of Borneo|Brian Barth|December 2, 2020|Popular-Science
I followed Mahira’s lead as we walked on a sandy trail passing cattle and hens, women drying cow and buffalo manure in front of their houses and on their walls, children playing around, and men fixing broken roofs or rebuilding their houses.Three Women: Stories Of Indian Trafficked Brides|LGBTQ-Editor|October 5, 2020|No Straight News
Fresh manure was always around, but I ignored it, as Anne must have done at Green Gables.Three Cheers for Alice Munro’s Nobel Prize in Literature|Malcolm Jones|October 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I went to get a bag of horse manure and I make it liquid, like a porridge, and then ... bam!Pensioner Planned Royal Attack With Horse Faeces|Tom Sykes|November 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Much of what they like to eat is stuff we throw out anyway: wood chips, manure and trash.Forget the Starbucks Backlash—We Should Be Eating More Bugs|Daniel Stone|April 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Also, Seoul will move to cut off its recent shipments of rice and manure to the North.The Next Korean War?|Leslie H. Gelb|November 23, 2010|DAILY BEAST
The substance so used is called a special manure; that containing all the constituents of the crop is a general manure.
What is true of the nitrogenous matters applies with still greater force to the mineral constituents of the manure.
Well rotten dung, which had been kept in the manure heap upwards of six months.
In this case, during the winter six months, which were very dry, the manure lost 541·8 lbs.
When the food is rich in nitrogenous compounds, the value of the manure is considerably increased.