farm team

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Synonyms for farm team

a minor-league team that is owned by a major-league team (especially in baseball)

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Year after year, we are honored to partner with these grassroots organizations in their work to change the farm system from the ground up.
The waste of time and money in creating a farm system is enormous.
This Part contains an original case study of the first forest sustainability certificate, the American Tree Farm System, which started in 1940s.
So if the lack of an addition ends up hurting the Angels in a bid for their second World Series title in five years, well at least they can hoist the trophy for their farm system of the year title (does the MLN give a trophy?
Charlie Morgan is looking forward to finding out how the Monitor Farm system and tech-nology transfer in NZ has progressed.
With a farm system in place, the NBA and each of its major league teams would have the option to still sign the players, but develop them more slowly in the CBA before bringing them up to prime time.
The studios have long used the independent film world as a farm system for writers, directors, and virtually every other position in movies.
She shows how the contours of the collective farm system were formed by the struggle between state and peasantry.
an investment management and research firm that has developed the industry's most extensive farm system of investment talent, and FOLIOfn, Inc.
ECF plans to build a 2,000m2 farm system in Berlin that will produce 35 tonnes of vegetables, 24 tonnes of fish and a turnover of USD 715,000 annually.
It used to be that a baseball team was only as good as its farm system, but it also used to be that if you wanted to buy a ticket for a plane trip, you called an airline and talked to a human being, not a human-being impersonator.
Insurance agents are far fewer in number, their average age is much older than it was 20 years ago, and the agent farm system doesn't work.
an investment management and research firm that has developed the industry's most extensive farm system of investment talent announced today that after six years of tracking all of the trading decisions of 80,000 people from 130 countries managing over 100,000 model portfolios, they have selected its first team of Marketocracy mFOLIO Masters.
July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE: WY) today announced its preference for purchasing wood that is certified under the American Tree Farm System.
They are too rich for that, but their farm system has become as unproductive as the Royals' and, in the long run, teams cannot win on expensive free agents alone.