soil conservation

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n soil conservation protection of soil against erosion or deterioration
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Usage

In literature:

Our soils are being depleted; they must be built up and conserved.
"Theodore Roosevelt" by Theodore Roosevelt
The Soil Conservation Service (SCS), a U.S. Government agency, has probably put a soil auger into your very land or a plot close by.
"Gardening Without Irrigation: or without much, anyway" by Steve Solomon
Before this time his main concern had come to be to conserve his soil and he had turned his attention largely to grass and live stock.
"George Washington: Farmer" by Paul Leland Haworth
Cultivation is the best method of conserving soil moisture.
"Practical Forestry in the Pacific Northwest" by Edward Tyson Allen
Those people understand soil conservation.
"The Return" by H. Beam Piper and John J. McGuire
These people understand soil conservation.
"The Return" by H. Beam Piper and John J. McGuire
The truth is, the soil is very conservative.
"Talks on Manures" by Joseph Harris
Our soils are being depleted; they must be built up and conserved.
"The Attempted Assassination of ex-President Theodore Roosevelt" by Oliver Remey
The farmer became dissatisfied with my soil conservation tendencies and moved away.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Thirty-Eighth Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
The great problems connected with cotton culture are the labor supply and proper conservation of the soil.
"History of the United States, Volume 6 (of 6)" by E. Benjamin Andrews
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In news:

The Onondaga County Soil and Water Conservation District has awarded the Al Sweetland Memorial Scholarship to Baker High School graduate Madison Capogreco.
Now is the time to place an order for trees and shrubs through the Onondaga County Soil and Water Conservation District.
Huron Pushes Compost For Soil, Water Conservation.
CULLMAN — Tim Scott of Cullman was recently awarded Soil Conservationist of the Year Award at the 2012 Governor's Conservation Achievement Awards banquet.
The people at the Lawrence County Soil & Water Conservation District and the N. Need this information.
In October, Mays was honored as the 2011 Conservationist of the Year by the McDuffie County Soil and Water Conservation District.
The Brown Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) has named Dr Phil Gill, a veterinarian, as its 2011 Outstanding Conservationist .
In 1951, Gov Orville Freeman appointed my dad, Paul Hilgers, a farmer, as the first Soil and Water Conservation District supervisor of Blue Earth County.
ROCK FALLS, IL – Blackhawk Hills Regional Council, in conjunction with the Carroll County Soil and Water Conservation District, is sponsoring a Prevailing Wage Workshop to be held October 16, 2012 at 10:00 am.
When Frank Harvatine began his career in soil conservation, he had no idea it would last nearly 55 years.
Cullman County Soil and Water Conservation District.
The seats of three members of the Tama Soil & Water Conservation District Board will expire this year.
Mulch to discourage water-and-nutrient-hogging weeds, conserve water and keep soil (and therefore roots) cool.
The Muskingum County Soil and Water Conservation District proposed their upcoming year's budget request to Muskingum County Commissioners on Monday.
Soil and Water Conservation Districts across the state -- including those in Onondaga, Oswego, Madison and Cayuga counties -- were honored recently for getting their news out to the public in area media.
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In science:

Mahomed, Conservation laws for equations related to soil water equations, Math.
Potential symmetries and conservation laws for generalized quasilinear hyperbolic equations
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