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ranch

extensive grazing or pastoral farm or holding. See also range (2). Called also station, run, selection.

ranch cattle
brood cows, commercial cattle used for producing young cattle for fattening.
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We believe this certification marks an important initial step that attests to Marfrig's commitment and courage to transform cattle raising in Brazil and the world and also elevates the level of sustainability practices for all the players in the chain," concluded Mauricio Voivodic, executive secretary of Imaflora.
Cattle Raising, Tourism and Scientific Research Coexist in Harmony at the Refuge, a Ecotourism Pioneer in Brazil's Pantanal
Knowing the country of origin of the meat they eat and avoiding purchases of meat from areas where cattle raising threatens forests might be a first step, he says.
Cresud is currently involved in a range of activities including crop production, cattle raising and milk production.
The study cites the expansion of agriculture and cattle raising as main causes for deforestation in the region.
He is being recognized for his work in sustainable agriculture and cattle raising at Winrock Farms (in Arkansas), the Ranch Management Program at TCU (in Fort Worth), The Billfish Foundation, the British Virgin Islands National Parks Trust, The Nature Conservancy, Ducks Unlimited, and the Boy Scouts of America.
He has contributed greatly through his work in sustainable agriculture and cattle raising at Winrock Farms [in Arkansas], the Ranch Management Program at TCU [in Fort Worth], The Billfish Foundation, the British Virgin Islands National Parks Trust, The Nature Conservancy, Ducks Unlimited, and the Boy Scouts of America.
We are currently involved in various operations and activities, including crop production, cattle raising and fattening, milk production and certain forestry activities.