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Synonyms for sow

Synonyms for sow

to put (seeds) into the ground for growth

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Synonyms for sow

an adult female hog

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place (seeds) in or on the ground for future growth

place seeds in or on (the ground)

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Heat only lasts for not more than 48 hours in gilts and 38-61 hours in sows. Sows may return to estrus 4-7 days after weaning.
The upgrade also includes a new performance snapshot providing a variety of metrics for tracking performance from day-to-day and week-to-week across sow units including services, weaning and farrowing.
The aim of the present study was to investigate whether long-lasting, recurrent confined stress in sows leads to physiological and psychological discomfort reaction.
The metabolic status during the peri partum period affects the voluntary feed intake and the metabolism of the lactating multiparous sow. Livestock Science, v.127, p.127-136, 2010b.
"Over the last three years we have readdressed the balance and moved our focus towards monitoring the performance of the sows.
A kitchen was not specified in the original SOW. This is a rather obvious omission from the SOW, but it was not discovered until after the contract was executed.
Check the soil temperature first, because if you sow too early seedlings will struggle and be vulnerable to pests and diseases.
Check the soil temperature first, because if you sow too early the seedlings will struggle and become vulnerable to pests and diseases.
Sow vegetables outside directly into the ground and thin out those sown earlier.
"The continuing corporate scandals have shown individual investors that they have to pay attention to their investments and that they have rights and responsibilities as shareholders," says Michael Passoff, associate director in the Corporate Social Responsibility Program at As You Sow, a California-based nonprofit dedicated to promoting environmental protection and corporate accountability.
Because of the extraordinary plasticity of the domestic sow, it is a challenge to define her specific environmental needs.
If you have a number of sows, transferring some young piglets from their mother onto another sow can boost the total number of pigs weaned from a given number of sows.
Iowa Select Farms received the Environmental Stewardship Award sponsored by the National Pork Board and National Hog Farmer last year for exceptional commitment to the environment at its Arends Sow Farm in Hamilton County, Iowa.
During most years, use of summer fallow allows growers to sow winter wheat into adequate carryover soil water for seed germination during mid-to-late August.