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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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Areas in Tailevu south and irrigation farms in Lakena in Nausori are facing the effects of the dry spell where drains are slowly drying up.
Irrigation farms account for about five per cent of the arable land in Alberta, producing nearly 20 per cent of Alberta s total food production.
Imposition of administered pricing is correctly perceived by rights holders as expropriation of those rights, which would create capital losses in established irrigation farms.

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