Meaning of SWARD in English




A less direct method is to encourage the growth of clovers in the sward .

As all these, including buddleia, flower in their second year they soon supply more seeds to the young sward .

But, as a means of maintaining good swards, it is a good policy to mix sheep with cattle.

Clear leaves and other debris from the sward .

If the paddocks can be topped and harrowed after each grazing, a more even, tussock-free sward can be maintained.

Second, there must be a constant supply of water to the sward even during long spells of dry weather.

The further one can extend the grazing season in spring and autumn, without damage to soil or sward , the better.

They are used to cut up turf and consolidate a seed-bed, particularly after ploughing an old sward .

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