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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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Officials hope the plan will give them breathing room to develop a permanent solution to crowding at West Ranch High by 2010, when Castaic High School is scheduled to open.
He owns the 19,000-acre Grand River Ranch in northern Colorado, of which he has set aside 11,000 acres overlooking Rocky Mountain National Park for his own weekend escape.
The IRS'S claim that Q's participation in the ranch operations should be measured by reference to G finds no support within the statute's plain meaning.
Within two months of purchasing Pine Creek Ranch, I was contacted by the National Park Service and told they were going to purchase my ranch for a national park.
Engineers access Ranch resources either through Sun workstations, or, increasingly, via Sun Ray Solaris terminals.
But the Taylor Ranch is different: It's privately owned.
Ochoco Ranch is one of only a few contiguous pieces of land of this stature on the market today," said John Stratman, one of three lead brokers for Mason & Morse Ranch Company.
Hess calls the ranch ``an absolutely essential part of the story of Southern California architecture.
The Estrada ranch is one of many that blanket the llanos, but it carries an unusual distinction: It was nicknamed after Dona Barbara, one of Latin America's literary classics.
Today's move by Tejon Ranch is the latest effort by the Ranch to help protect the condor, which has historically used portions of Tejon Ranch for foraging and roosting.
Braving near-triple-digit heat, Dagmar Rydberg walked through the orchards of Orcutt Ranch on Saturday, seeking out only the ripest oranges.
Now, Tom Doak returns to Oregon to work his magic on Wicked Pony - the first of three courses to be built at Remington Ranch, Central Oregon's newest and finest residential golf community and destination resort.