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LOAMLamont Ocean-AML (Atmospheric Mixed Layer) Model
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The smashing and rebound of the floes as they grounded and splintered marked the borders of it, and a friendly shoal ran out to the northward, and turned aside the rush of the heaviest ice, exactly as a ploughshare turns over loam. There was danger, of course, that some heavily squeezed ice-field might shoot up the beach, and plane off the top of the islet bodily; but that did not trouble Kotuko and the girl when they made their snow- house and began to eat, and heard the ice hammer and skid along the beach.
"Whilst the budgeted surplus for 2019 and 2020 shows a decent return to the proprietor of Loam Farm in the short term, it is also obvious how dependent the business is on the Basic Payment for overall profitability," added Mr King.
Plant in light shade, in shelter, and in moist but well-drained, humusrich, lime-free soil (loam) or in a container, in ericaceous (lime-free) compost.
The value of wheat [r.sub.g] increases sharply from 3.31 [micro]mol [m.sup.-3] [s.sup.-1] in clay loam soil and 5.46 [micro]mol [m.sup.-3] [s.sup.-1] in sandy loam soil at 20 cm matric head and then peaks at 12.53 [micro]mol [m.sup.-3] [s.sup.-1] at 40 cm in the sandy loam soil, and reaches 10.93 [micro]mol [m.sup.-3] [s.sup.-1] at 60 cm matric heads in the clay loam soil (Fig.
The maximum value of plant biomass was found in mound soil of clay loam (1870.75+-13.47) and found minimum value in sandy soil type (420.5+-17.93).
nigrum from clay loam soils in both trials, while the minimum fibre was recorded in plant samples from control soils.
Loam is soil composed mostly of sand (particle size > 63 [micro]m), silt (particle size > 2 [micro]m), and a smaller amount of clay (particle size < 2 [micro]m).
Soils of the study sites: Texture of NIAB soils is predominately clay loam, which is varies spatially from clay loam to loam horizontally and is silt clay loam at lower depths.
With the increase in DC, there was a significant decrease in 0s in the classes sandy loam (17% of clay) and sandy clay loam (21% of clay), with no variation of 0r and small variation for the parameters a and n, which are responsible for the shape of the curve.
10 September 2015 - Antonio Galloni, the founder of US-based wine publication Vinous, has acquired wine zine Loam Baby, Galloni said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 10, 2015-US Wine Publication Vinous Acquires Wine Zine Loam Baby