FARMING


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FARMINGFood and Agriculture Restoration Management Involving Networked Groups
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But farming and song-making did not seem to go together, and on his new farm Burns succeeded little better than on any that he had tried before.
She did not understand why he spoke with such admiration and delight of the farming of the thrifty and well-to-do peasant Matthew Ermishin, who with his family had carted corn all night; or of the fact that his
I have hundreds of volumes on farming, and all the Agricultural Bulletins.
Farming, either in the Colonies, America, or at home--farming, at any rate, after becoming well qualified for the business by a careful apprenticeship--that was a vocation which would probably afford an independence without the sacrifice of what he valued even more than a competency--intellectual liberty.
For the first time of late years he could read as his musings inclined him, without any eye to cramming for a profession, since the few farming handbooks which he deemed it desirable to master occupied him but little time.
Our unique location inspires us to use ecological farming practices to preserve habitat for future generations.
Nearly a quarter of Vermont's farmland was dedicated to organic production in 1997, partly due to a hard work of the Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont (NOFA-VT).
Farmers who run so-called educational farms are just as interested in increasing public knowledge about farming as they are in sowing crops and raising livestock.
Politicians from farming states are loath to take on agribusiness, and agribusiness wants to keep it that way.
Also, these two groups have more than half of their total household income coming from farming.
The ordinance, tentatively approved Tuesday by the Ventura County Board of Supervisors, exempts growers from nuisance complaints regarding normal farming practices that they have been doing for a year or more.
But shrimp farming is both risky and environmentally disastrous.