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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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Rik and I had decided to build a swimming pool at Pasture Farm instead of spending the money on an Easter holiday in Barbados," says Barbara.
Their son, Sid, nine, and elder daughter Rosie, 12, stayed at Pasture Farm in Devon with Barbara's sister Karen, 35, and her husband Chris.
Only 20 minutes earlier Rik had returned to Pasture Farm, their Devon home, after a two-day trip to London.
The accident happened on Thursday at Mayall's country retreat at Pasture Farm, near East Allington, south Devon.
Gemmell's character Joyce was one of four women sent to work the land of the fictional Hoxley Estate, made up of the run down Pasture Farm, and the opulent Hoxley Manor.
They are sent to the Hoxley estate, working on rundown Pasture Farm - in real life, a farm near Henley-in-Arden in Warwickshire.
The 39-year-old comedian was airlifted to the hospital after Mrs Mayall found him unconscious and pinned beneath the four-wheeled bike at their remote Pasture Farm home in Devon.
Before the explosion, Mr Biddle regularly harvested hundreds of horse mushrooms which grew in large circles on his land at Pasture Farm, Moreton.
The Droitwich-born comedian was flown unconscious to the neurological unit at Derriford after the accident on his country retreat, Pasture Farm, East Allington, Devon, on April 10.
An ambulance arrived within 20 minutes at the scene - Pasture Farm, in the village of East Allington, near Kingsbridge, south Devon.