I have a large field of sunflowers in Pittsburgh Pa (40 deg latitiute) every summer and I am puzzled as why my sunflowers do no follow the sun. They pretty much always face East. I have other fields in Switzerland […]
In the production of sugar from sugar cane, what is the maximum land rent, in dollars per acre, that a farmer/producer can afford to pay and still make a reasonable profit? (Assume a water cost of $8.00 per acre-foot). Clarification […]
About 60% of the world's population has a nutritional problem by either being Undernourished or Malnourished or both at the same time. Some scientists and humanists believe that this number will increase to 80%. is the world producing enough food […]
This question is about Arial Spraying of chemicals, such as foray 48b and glyphosphate over human populations. This practice is using planes and helicopters to spray to kill such things as the Painted Apple Moth ( New Zealand ) and […]
trying to locate this quote by george washington carver: "open thou mine eyes that i may behold wondrous things out of thy law." Request for Question Clarification bymarkj-ga karnie — The quote is Psalm 119, verse 18, of the Bible, […]
How do I sign up, get on a list or gain stewardship in the 'healthy forest initiative program?
I am seeking references that describe a specific technique of seed primimg which pre-date June of 1994. Seed priming is a process for treating plant seeds that enables them to undergo faster and more uniform germination. Specifically, your answer will […]
I want to create a weather forcast network for a 100 sq km.area in which I am farming.It will be situated near the town of Lichtenburg [lat.26 13/lon.26 21] in South Africa.Where can we buy the best weather station network […]
OK. This is the SECOND TRY to see if any Google Answer researchers can rise to the challenge. The first time I posted this, it ended up expiring with no answers. So, let's try again: I have a friend who […]
Is a rutabaga a vegetable or fruit?