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The contract is for the supply line for sowing the seeds of forest trees line for removing, sorting and packing of cuttings and Section washing and disinfection of nursery cases to the Centre SzkElkarsko-Seed Forestry Jarocin.
Cotton seeds are processed in accordance with established procedure in enterprises of O'zpaxtasanoat Association or other plants for preparation of cotton seeds, and sowing the seeds of cereal crops - in the enterprises of Uzdonmahsulot JSC.
Experts advised growers to leave seeds in water for 8 to 10 hours as it helped improve the growth of the vegetable, adding that first water should be given immediately after sowing the seeds.
You can begin sowing the seeds of begonias, impatiens, eggplants, onions, peppers and other slow-growing flowers and vegetables.
Summary: Sherlock actor Benedict Cumberbatch is sowing the seeds of his own whodunnit by suggesting the super-sleuth is about to die.
Around sitting areas, consider sowing the seeds of the shoo fly plant (also known as Nicandra physalodes), a fastgrowing bushy variety, capable of reaching three to four feet tall, which has pretty bell-shaped flowers.
A former civil servant is sowing the seeds of success after buying a franchise.
Planting umpteen saplings in our concretized desert landscape must seem easy compared with sowing the seeds of democracy in the city's barren and corrupt political climate.