Definition of green manure in English:
A fertilizer consisting of growing plants that are plowed back into the soil.
- Stephen Leblanc uses cow manure, green manure and crop rotation to ensure nutrient-rich soil for his rapeseed crop.
- Under organic management, fields received cover crop green manure as well as periodic dairy manure applications.
- Out of these sources only farmyard manure and green manure are widely used.
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