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1. The act or practice of planting, or setting in the earth for growth.

2. The place planted; land brought under cultivation; a piece of ground planted with trees or useful plants; especially, in the united states and west Indies, a large estate appropriated to the production of the more important crops, and cultivated by laborers who live on the estate; as, a cotton plantation; a coffee plantation.

3. An original settlement in a new country; a colony. While these plantations were forming in Connecticut. (B. Trumbull)

Origin: L. Plantatio: cf. F. Plantation.

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What do you know of hydroponics?

Thank you very much, There are many technical care of this type of plantation. Do you know of a book with such care? I think it's important know on the subject, and is best experienced people showing me what is the best literature.

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Wed Jun 08, 2011 2:55 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: What do you know of hydroponics?
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Analysis of Weed density

Dear friends I need more information about analysis of weed density including its method and parameters. I want to know the weed density in cacao plantation and its affected in cacao plant fertilizer.

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by krishnapandu2008
Sun Feb 27, 2011 12:58 am
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Topic: Analysis of Weed density
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Psoriasis – dermal endometriosis?

... possible this dermal disease to be sheer, similar or compound endometrial tissue? The answer may be positive if there is indication of successful plantation of zygotes.

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by enarees
Sun Aug 22, 2010 4:40 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Psoriasis – dermal endometriosis?
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Logistic growth modelling in plants

... (I am not sure if it is the right term in English) and age for individual pine saplings (max age = 10 years) belonging to natural regeneration and plantation populations. My objective is to compare the growth performance of these two treatments, but since the populations are not coetaneous, there ...

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by JAP1st
Mon Nov 10, 2008 12:18 am
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Logistic growth modelling in plants
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... support amplification, or (3) insertions or deletions that change the size of the amplified fragment. (Bioinformatics Centre and Library, Central Plantation Crops Research Institute Kasaragod )

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Thu Sep 06, 2007 2:14 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: ITS-PCR
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