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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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Rancher and RancherOS are foundational technologies used to build hyper-converged infrastructure for containers.
2: Rancher estimates of percentage of rangeland they would attempt to sell given elimination of Williamson Act contracts (n = 175).
We want consumers to know that America's farmers and ranchers share their values and are committed to answering Americans' questions about how we raise and grow food.
Beginning farmers and ranchers face unique challenges, and these grants will provide needed training to help these producers become profitable and sustainable," says Merrigan.
Put simply, we are paying ranchers and cowboys not to kill jaguars and to help protect them instead.
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These groups of white ranchers and other sympathetic nativists believe that the federal government is coming up short in its efforts to crack down on undocumented migrants, and they are determined to take on the responsibility of patrolling the borders themselves.
Many ranchers and animal-welfare advocates agree that the adopt-a-horse program, which has placed at least 185,000 horses, is not a cure-all.
Monster Rancher is the story of Genki, an 11-year-old boy, who wins the Monster Rancher competition and a special CD Rom.
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