English to Afrikaans Meaning :: topsoil

Topsoil :
bogrond
- bogrond

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Noun(1) the layer of soil on the surface

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(1) It takes over 500 years to form one inch of stable topsoil and it can be lost in minutes.(2) Yields were highest in the depressions at the bottom of the hills, where the dark, rich topsoil has settled.(3) Vetiver grass lines terraces in the gardens, to trap valuable topsoil in the beds.(4) Crop yields drop as topsoil is lost, prompting subsistence farmers to clear more land.(5) The thin layer of topsoil is constantly thawing and refreezing during the summer, and this makes any plant growth very difficult.(6) Without plants growing between and around the coffee, this farmer loses valuable topsoil .(7) Sprinkling a thin layer of topsoil or compost over the lawn will also help.(8) Bulldozers removed the first layers of topsoil last week.(9) keep all the topsoil you remove; you're bound to find a use for it later!(10) First, don't overmix the organic, topsoil and deeper layers, as this can bury organic matter too deeply.(11) Each year, several serious car accidents are caused by high winds blowing topsoil across highways.(12) In areas with heavy clay soil, add a layer of lightly structured topsoil .(13) If the blade is positioned too low, valuable topsoil may be removed from the site during the bulldozing.(14) It owns recycling plants in Ayrshire, Paisley and Glasgow and supplies recycled aggregates, topsoil and subsoil.(15) After excavation, a thin layer of topsoil was replaced and some woody seedlings planted.(16) All we deal with is pure topsoil , subsoil and builders demolition, which is perfect for land reclamation.
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(1) topsoil ::
bogrond
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Noun
1. surface soil ::
oppervlak grond
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