loam


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loam

a fertile soil formed of sand and clay and having an organic or humus content.
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The fracture data are located in mainly loam, clay loam, and clay soil texture regions, corresponding to what was observed by Tomes and others (2000).
As expected, the loam amendment increased silt and clay content of the sand; the sand-size distribution of the loam mixtures remained similar to the predominately medium-sized sand-base component (Table 1).
Two grids were placed on a sandy loam range site and two grids on a loamy range site.
The removal of phenolic compound in a well-characterized fine sandy loam has been examined by Namkoong, et al.
A lot of this land features such rich soils as Treaty silt loam, Sloan silt loam and Cyclone silty clay loam with an excellent record for high productivity.
Tenders are invited for provide road resurfacing project includes pavement surface cold planing and overlay asphalt paving, adjustment of existing utility boxes, removing and resetting of selected sewer manhole and drainage structure frames/grates/cover and loaming & seeding of disturbed shoulder areas; adjust water and gas gate valve boxes to grade; loam and seed; trimming and fine grading.
A spokesman for the Agriculture Department said on Wednesday that growers should choose heavy loam soil, which has proper water drainage system for its cultivation.
Both SOC and N concentrations in all three layers increased by soil texture class in the order sandy loam < loam < sandy clay loam < clay loam < silty clay loam, indicating that higher clay content was associated with higher SOC and N concentrations.
A pot experiment was carried out using two different textured: silt loam and clay loam soil to- assess the effect of sulfur and urease inhibitor (agrotain) on dry matter yield, N uptake and grain quality at the green house of the Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China during 2011-12.
Loam content in the raw mix was varied from 5 to 70 wt.
Soil texture is usually classified as clay, clay loam, loam, sandy loam, or sand.
The proposed project includes reconstruction of bridge approaches, highway guardrail, pavement marking, loam seeding, and other incidental work.