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farm

agricultural enterprise based on land use.

farm animal
animals used for the production of human and animal food and feed, fiber, skin and hide and, to the extent that they are used in farm work, bullocks and horses used in the hauling of freight and for transport.
farm chemical
includes fertilizers, insectides, herbicides, medicines, bird repellents, poison baits: a common source of poisoning for farm animals.
dry farm
a farm dependent on rainfall as its water resource—no irrigation is available.
irrigation farm
a farm with a significant part of its area under irrigation.
pasture farm
a farm whose principal resource is pasture for grazing animals.
farm profile
a description of the resources and practices on a farm drawn up so that an assessor can estimate the financial viability and potential of the unit.
farm visits
see veterinary farm visits.
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The secured creditor has authorized Schneider Industries to sell all equipment, the building, a 26-acre parcel and 1,200 acres of dry farm land.
Robert Mondavi Winery, a champion of innovation in the wine industry, will dry farm three acres with more than 600 Groasis waterboxxes, joining other California planting and reforestation research projects in Sonoma, Whitewater, Pipes Canyon and Joshua Tree National Park.