fish-manure
dried and powdered fish used as fertiliser in fish ponds to enhance productivity

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • fish-manure — fishˈ manureˈ noun Fish used as a fertilizer • • • Main Entry: ↑fish …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish manure — fish manure, = fish guano. (Cf. ↑fish guano) …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish manure — dried and powdered fish used as fertiliser in fish ponds to enhance productivity …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • fish-guano — fishˈ guano noun Fish manure • • • Main Entry: ↑fish …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish guano — noun : a fertilizer prepared from fish : fish meal * * * fish guano, a manure or fertilizer made from the dried bodies of fish; fish manure …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish guano — fertiliser made of fish; or fish manure …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • fish-guano — fertiliser made of fish; or fish manure …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • artificial manure — a chemical compound used as a fertiliser, e.g. in fish ponds, as opposed to animal manure …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • organic manure — manures added to fish ponds which, through decomposition by microorganisms, provides nutrients for plant growth. Farmyard faeces, urine, night soil, green manure, compost and silkworm dregs are all used …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Deskford —    DESKFORD, a parish, in the county of Banff, 4 miles (S. by E.) from Cullen, on the road to Keith; containing 860 inhabitants. This parish derives its name, signifying a cold place to the southward, from the comparative temperature of its… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

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