The Maize Crop in Pakistan
– … Stalks of maize are used for paper board, husk is used as filling material, and cobs are used for fuel make, charcoal and preparation of industrial solvents. Regarding as a source of animal feed, maize exceeds all other forage crops in average yield, dry matter and digestible nutrient. Green maize forage is high in vitamin A and green fodder contains 1.56% protein, 0.30% fat and 5.27% fiber but has no cholesterol (Shafique et al. 2011). Besides its edible consumption, it provides raw material for many industries….
The American Chestnut Tree
– Uncolonized North America was once inhabited by many organisms that have now become extinct. The extinction of these organisms can be blamed on the over harvesting of valuable resources or the introduction of foreign diseases from importation. One of these extinct organisms was the American chestnut. The American chestnut once inhabited the Eastern portion of North America from Maine to Florida. The great tree was once a dominant species that inhabited the Appalachian Mountains. The tree provided a staple diet to pre-colonized North American inhabitants and the immigrants of Europe….
The Jumping Tree by Rene Saldana, Jr
– The Jumping Tree by Rene Saldana, Jr “Outside my door, I could hear him pacing. “Apa, the man, was there pacing back and forth like a lion might do to keep his cub safe from all danger. I so wanted to be like him.” (pg. 181) Rey is the main character as well as the narrator of The Jumping Tree by analyzing Rey we become aware that he is desperately seeking to define a manhood style that can make him feel emotionally strong, intelligent, noble, but yet stand up for what he believes….
The Lexus And The Olive Tree by Thomas L. Friedman
– To start off Lexus and the Olive Tree is not only the title of a great book, but it is a metaphor to the book. The Lexus in the title is how everybody in the globalized world wants the top of the line product. Just to have the newer and better product. Once someone has that in their procession, somebody else wants better, it becomes a competition without people even realizing it. The Olive Tree, on the other hand is more viewed to smaller towns. They stay within their own country, and keep to themselves….
Unconditional Giving in Shel Silverstein’s “The Giving Tree”
– The act of unconditional giving is an attribute that many cultures hold up as the highest form of love. The Giving Tree, by Shel Silverstein, is a classic childhood book that illustrates the selfless act of unconditional giving which manifests as unconditional love, between a tree and a boy. Giving by the tree, to the boy, begins in the boy’s childhood and continues on until he is an old man. This story is representative of the relationship between mother and child. The story opens with the young boy playing while the tree “gives” to the boy her shade and branches….