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Synonyms for ranch

farm consisting of a large tract of land along with facilities needed to raise livestock (especially cattle)

manage or run a ranch

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Yet, the book is no environmental screed nor dull moralizing treatise on the evils of eating meat nor a polemical rerun of "Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret." Instead, it is an entertaining, evenhanded but unflinching expose of the wide-ranging abuses of industrial-style cattle raising and dairying.
Of these lots, only one was granted exemption from CARP by the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) after the provincial government was able to prove that the land has been in use for cattle raising prior to its purchase by the provincial government for P3 million.
The Iraqi marsh Arabs, the vast region's natives, have largely continued to live like their ancestors, making their dwellings and huts rom bamboo and papyrus, roaming the water swamped regions aboard wooden boats, surviving on fishing, hunting and cattle raising. Dubbed as the paradise, the 15,000-sq-km region has survived modern civilization and its pollution.
However, agricultural, cattle raising, fishing and hunting companies put on a 4.3% spurt in their respective turnovers while the transformative industry grew by 1.2% in turnover and 6.6% in terms of exports that now account for almost half of their turnover.
Inhabited by 4,000 people, 90 per cent of whom live in the centre of the village with the rest settled in surrounding agricultural areas, the villagers either do farming, herding or cattle raising. A few work in trade as well.
The people of Al Banah village work in agriculture, herding and cattle raising, while others work in trade.
Cattle raising was a part of the Brazilian economy from colonial times, but most production was concentrated in the southern state of Rio Grande do Sul or in the Northeast.
But works on dairy cow milk productivity, ways of increasing its efficiency in cattle raising are not so much.
As part of the project, representatives of all settlement colonies across Kyrgyzstan received training on managing income-generation units inside settlement colonies, with a special focus on crop growing and cattle raising. The OSCE Centre also donated construction materials to build a new living facility and utility rooms for the colony inmates, as well as a tractor and several units of agricultural equipment.
Direct and indirect impacts are consequently being felt within the social and environmental levels since growth in cattle raising means an increase in activities in the local abattoirs, most of which without any sanitary planning.
North East archaeologists Colm O'Brien and Max Adams will make the proposition that Lindisfarne monastery managed an estate in the Cheviot Hills for cattle raising.
Readers of Ali Lewis's compelling debut novel will learn a great deal about the sights, sounds and smells of mustering and, on more general terms, about living conditions on a cattle raising 'station' on some 'sixteen hundred square miles of desert' in Australia's scorchingly hot Northern Territory.
The passport police in Najran also caught 86 illegal foreigners during campaigns it launched in the markets and cattle raising farms.
Wasim al-Shaarani, Head of Swaida Archeology Department, said the discovered houses indicate that the human groups in the area were fully civilized as they knew the cereal farming and cattle raising.
Sales of milk to the government by cooperatives rose 22% last year compared to 2008, while over 40,000 people who have applied for permission from the government to use abandoned lands under usufruct contracts are devoting their efforts to cattle raising.