In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Finding alternatives to chemical pesticides in the home and garden and in farming and horticulture is one of the main themes of the meeting.
- A number of such biocontrol agents are available as commercial formulations for use in agriculture and horticulture.
- To celebrate its bicentenary it has created seven historical gardens to show how horticulture has evolved over the last 200 years.
- Tom discovered a passion for gardening and gained an NVQ in horticulture.
- Ms Collins has never been able to go into her garden, despite having an NVQ in horticulture.
- Will it help Kenya's 500,000 people employed in agriculture, horticulture and its ancillary industries?
- During the decade and a half I lived in New England, my favorite hobby was horticulture.
- His interest in gardening led him to study horticulture in both Hobart and Melbourne.
- There is now also plenty of planting land available for the students to learn new skills in horticulture and hard landscaping.
- Hom is very fond of English horticulture and commissioned an English landscape gardener to design his garden.
- Ornamental horticulture often plays an important role in the conservation of plant species.
- The show will also have sections for agriculture, horticulture, arts and crafts and cookery.
- I signed up for a Horticultural Science degree thinking it would be mostly horticulture.
- The Government must take immediate steps to protect wildlife on peat bogs and to signal an end to peat use in gardening and horticulture.
- Even our resident neighbourhood expert, a woman with a degree in horticulture, was not very useful.
- In horticulture, kiwifruit vines are trained onto pergola or T-bar support structures.
- Linn attended agricultural school and concentrated on the study of ornamental horticulture.
- The time has come to encourage our farmers to diversify into areas such as horticulture, floriculture and oilseeds.
- The farmers in these areas continue to rely on agriculture rather than horticulture.
- Jute has become invaluable, even in areas such as horticulture and gardening.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.