Origin and Etymology of manure
Examples of manure in a Sentence
a bag of cow manure
fertilizers made from animal manures
Recent Examples of manure from the Web
So, many farmers stopped raising livestock for the manure and focused only on cash crops, like corn and soybeans, which go into many products.
Spokeswoman Andrea Cantu-Schomus noted recent testing shows that Lost Valley's frequent wastewater and manure overruns have not impacted groundwater.
Phosphorus is primarily found in manure and fertilizer spread on the fields in spring, and is the primary source of algae-feeding nutrients to the lake's western basin.
The digester converts 500 tons of animal manure and other organic waste each year into methane-rich gas to help power the zoo's animal hospital.
Without a free pass to pollute, the carriage operators who had been leaving dead horses in the streets were at a disadvantage when a new technology came along that didn’t produce piles of manure and leave carcasses behind.
In recent years, the sargassum has had more than its fair share of nitrogen, thriving on the fertilizer, livestock manure, human waste and sewage that seeps into the Gulf from the Mississippi River.
In Portland, Oregon, school buses took more than 3,500 Japanese-Americans to the livestock yards, with its black flies and smell of manure.
Free buckets of 5 pounds of animal manure, dubbed Detroit Zoo Poo, will be handed out on April 14 as part of the zoo's GreenFest celebration.
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MANURE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of manure for English Language Learners
: solid waste from farm animals that is used to make soil better for growing plants
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