transhumance


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transhumance

a husbandry procedure in which livestock are moved to another climatic region at particular seasons, e.g. mountain grazing in summer. It is a system which encourages the spread of some diseases such as pneumonic pasteurellosis.
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Delegations stressed the importance of close regional cooperation among regional States in implementing the sanctions regime and in addressing regional and subregional challenges, including illicit arms, ammunition and natural resources trafficking, and finding regional solutions to better address the issue of transhumance.
The proposed cattle colonies are targeted at addressing the contemporary issues of pastoralism and transhumance in Nigeria.
Translation as Transhumance is a proof of this inner urgency and a tribute to the courage and bravery required in every true translation.
Tornay (1979) presents the shift of the ethnic frontier zone from the 1920s to the 1970s; during this period of fifty years, the Nyangatom moved approximately 40 kilometres from Leere (near Kelem) to Natikar (Kibish), initially a transhumance grazing site from which the Nyangatom and the Dassanetch had jointly displaced the Turkana earlier.
NEOLITHIC ARCHAEOLOGY AT THE PENEDO DOS MOUROS ROCK-SHELTER (GOUVEIA, PORTUGAL) AND THE ISSUE OF PRIMITIVE TRANSHUMANCE PRACTICES IN THE ESTRELA MOUNTAIN RANGE
Canaanite culture apparently pioneered the Mediterranean agricultural system typical of the Canaanite region, which comprised intensive subsistence horticulture, extensive grain growing, commercial olive cultivation and transhumance pastoralism, the raising of livestock.
This reminds us that the geography of portions of Anatolia requires transhumance, something seldom mentioned in our texts.
Es importante destacar que muchos de los videojuegos mencionados en la tabla 8 hacen uso de etiquetas NFC y RFID, mientras que unos pocos se complementan con otras tecnologias tales como Wi-Fi (The Transhumance Project y NFC Heroes), Bluetooth (Whack-a-Mole) o GPS (PACLAN, Seek-It & Touch-It, Mobspray y MobHunt), siendo una buena opcion la de combinar diferentes tecnologias junto con NFC para mejorar la experiencia del usuario y la usabilidad del videojuego.
Livestock transhumance is a traditional practice used by sheep and cow herders to find better weather conditions and natural pasture during winter and summer for their animals.
For example, a key traditional adaptation was transhumance for pastoral communities, which in many dryland locations is no longer possible.
In this context, from May 17 to June 9, a large-scale transhumance event took place, which featured the gathering of huge flocks of sheep (Figure) that had passed through many towns in the vicinity of Marseille.