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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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Perhaps also even a short discussion about sheep ranching as it related to cattle ranching would broaden the study.
According to the Arkansas Cattleman's Association, the third-largest organization in the nation, the northwest Arkansas quadrant is one of the state's most active in cattle ranching.
The cattle ranching industry includes ranches and farms that raise cattle, including those intended for dairy herd replacements, and feedlots that fatten cattle in preparation for slaughter.
Detractors of the club fear allowing shooting in the area, now used for cattle ranching, would create noise problems for residents of the sparsely populated area.
In addition to its majority interest in Broadcast Alchemy, Lane Industries has major holdings in hotels (Lane Hospitality and subsidiaries), cattle ranching, and office products through its controlling interest in publicly-traded General Binding Corporation (NASDAQ: GBND).
com/research/1597a5/beef_cattle_ranchi) has announced the addition of the "Beef Cattle Ranching " report to their offering.
Crops yielded to cattle ranching, which gave way to crops.
Smith, who began cattle ranching in the 1920s when he bought a sick heifer and nursed her back to health.
com/research/cb21a8/beef_cattle_ranchi) has announced the addition of the "Beef Cattle Ranching " report to their offering.
In the end, the judge ruled that the defendants - onetime mailman Dave Morris and bar worker Helen Steel - wrongly defamed McDonald's when they accused it of selling unhealthy food, destroying rain forests and forcing Third World farmers off their land to make room for cattle ranching.
In November 2004, the family created The Ranch Plan to ensure the perpetuation of cattle ranching and farming as well as open space and habitat protection and phased community development on the Ranch over the next 20 to 25 years.
an Arizona land investment, farming, and cattle ranching organization founded in Phoenix in 1910, and president of Aztec Land and Cattle Company, Limited, which first began its operations in Arizona in 1884.