truck farming

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March 16, 2018 in Zheleznogorsk, a meeting of experts of the department of horticulture, truck farming and dacha farming of the Ministry of Agriculture and Trade of the province with the chairmen of the boards of the SNT, as well as representatives of the local administration on state support, changes to the current legislation, taking into account the provisions of 217-FZ of 29.
Interior Department officials agreed that the allotment would permit "small truck farming," but argued that the use of water in Scotty's Junction will not adversely affect the park.
Polk County promoted corporate truck farming as an investment opportunity, and the County's publicity department promoted the region as a "small empire" in which investors could expect to profit from agricultural and mining resources that could be sold throughout the eastern corridor (3; [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1 OMITTED]).
Such charged topics, along with this precise period in Japanese-American history, had not been investigated onstage until Sisters, which also explores resentment toward Japanese-Americans for dominating the California truck farming industry, and the theory that, during World War II, several battalions of Japanese-American soldiers were sacrificed as cannon fodder for cynical governmental purposes.
Industrialization and urbanization in the northeast, combined with western agricultural expansion and technological developments, led to a shift in eastern agriculture to truck farming for the growing urban industrial workforce.
When her late husband, John Henry Wilson, was alive, they grew sweet potatoes and did truck farming.
When Joe dies, Janie falls in love with the younger Teacake and follows him to the truck farming area of the Florida swamps.
Participants in the weekend fairs can be agricultural enterprises, food and processing industry organizations, trading and public catering enterprises in the Ryazan region, people engaged in horticulture and truck farming, LPH in the Ryazan region.