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mow

The loft in a barn for storage of hay.
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A balance between mown areas and wilder areas in the town of Lieusaint, near Paris
The smell of new mown grass is given off by the chemical coumarin.
IS there a Government or European Union directive which insists that roadside grass verges must be mown at least four times a year?
I don't think I could have mown our lawn for about three months, and the grass must have been about four inches long, so I needed a fairly rough cut mower, trimming it back about half way.
Earlier work showed that when researchers mulch with a layer of mown vetch instead of the conventional black plastic, tomato plants live longer and develop less fungal disease, says Autar Mattoo of a Department of Agriculture laboratory in Beltsville, Md.
Years later, with no animals or fields of my own to maintain, I enjoy mowing for its own sake, using the mown grass as garden mulch or compost.
However, this new regime does take into account that areas of grassland need to be mown routinely to enable people to continue to enjoy using the area.