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Synonyms for mouldboard

wedge formed by the curved part of a steel plow blade that turns the furrow

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intensive tillage that primarily involves the use of mouldboard ploughing) is commonly used for seedbed preparation in this region (Tanveer et al.
The mouldboard pitches, tilts, and moves laterally to match any site demand.
A method of Analysis of Plough Mouldboard Design Based upon Dynamic Properties of Soil Agricultural Engineering, 13, 279-285.
Moreover, the conventional soil tillage with mouldboard plough also emits into the atmosphere important quantities of C[O.
Determination of the Performance of Shallow, High - Speed Mouldboard Ploughs.
The following treatments were chosen to provide information on residue cover, tillage, and compaction effects: no tillage with residue cover and no compaction (NTCN); no tillage with residue cover and compacted by tractor after autumn harvesting (NTCC); no tillage with no cover and compacted by a tractor after autumn harvesting (NTNC); surface tillage with residue cover and no compaction (STCN); surface tillage with no residue cover and no compaction (STNN); and the control was traditional mouldboard ploughing without residue cover (CK).
Further improvements came about with the Rotherham plough, in which the mouldboard was covered with iron, and the Scots plough, in which the whole implement was cast in a single piece of iron.
Take a block (of wood), whose length, breadth and thickness are that of your intended mouldboard, suppose two and a half feet long and eight inches broad and thick.
Keywords: Modeling, mouldboard plough, soil degradation, tillage erosion, tillage translocation
They never note that in 1917 USSR was a pre-industrial society, with 80 per cent of the population living on farms using oxen and mouldboard plows.
2013b) in Western Australia have been experimenting predominantly with two different forms of one-off deep cultivation through full or partial inversion of the soil, typically using mouldboard ploughs or rotary spaders.
The surfaces of bulldozing plates and mouldboard ploughs were modified according to the surface morphology of dung beetle.
The soil in the CT field was ploughed to a depth of 25 cm by means of a two-share mouldboard plow.
The conventional tillage (CT) system is based on a high intensity of soil engagement and inversion of the soil with mouldboard plough (Fig.
Current cropping systems in this region rely on conventional mouldboard ploughing and traditional flood irrigation but these have resulted in poor soil structure and water storage capacity (Li et al.