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Synonyms for sharecropper

small farmers and tenants

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The results indicate that the NPV for sharecrop managed farm is positive and estimated to be N28,956.
In Applegate, the taxpayer, a sharecrop landlord in Illinois, entered into a price-later contract which provided that the seller could fix the price at any time but no later than one year from the date of the contract.
He was a sharecrop farmer's son in Rio Hondo, Texas, and his bedroom was a screened-in back porch.
Rather, the young Paul Pond from Portsmouth was a blues singer and his throaty notes were lifted from the sharecrop ping minstrels of the Mississippi delta, whose songs reached the English suburbs by way of our own Lonnie Donegan and America's white rock `n' rollers, led by Elvis.
Female household heads are far more likely to be landless and, when they do have access to land, 70 percent must sharecrop it out -- losing around half of the yield in the process -- since they cannot access enough labour and livestock to farm it themselves.
Rather, new forms of oppression, such as Jim Crow and the sharecrop system, took slavery's place in enforcing racial subordination.
4,1937," box 1, Farm Tenancy Committee Records, RG 83; "The Sharecrop Contract," Southern Farm Leader, April/May 1937, 3.