He went back to the ranch that night, saying that he had cattle to take care of.
I don't know what traits you look for in beef cattle, but they look healthy.
Do you lose many cattle to wolves?
I lose some cattle every year.
I have enough acreage and cattle to absorb some of the loss.
Occasionally they ran across small herds of cattle and she began to realize how large his ranch actually was.
I could run a passel of cattle on that land.
"Why did you ever pick this cattle corral?" he asked.
He might have pictured cattle or horses — even goats, but elk and buffalo?
The town has large cattle markets and an agricultural trade.
Was then wrecked, plundered and left roofless, all goods were pillaged, all cattle destroyed.
It is also a considerable market for horses, cattle and grain, and there is a little boat-building and salt and sail-cloth manufacture.
Large numbers of horses, cattle, swine and poultry are reared.
Originally the cattle were nearly all of the long-horned Spanish breed and of little value for their meat, except to the saladero establishments.
He went across the narrow yard to the sheds where the cattle were kept in stormy weather.
Until I was ten years old, my family lived in rural east Texas.
Yet the Middlesex Cattle Show goes off here with Ã©clat annually, as if all the joints of the agricultural machine were suent.
For the most part the farmer gives to his cattle and hogs the grain of his own producing, and buys flour, which is at least no more wholesome, at a greater cost, at the store.
Alas! what with foddering the cattle and tending the store, we are kept from school too long, and our education is sadly neglected.
And hark! here comes the cattle-train bearing the cattle of a thousand hills, sheepcots, stables, and cow-yards in the air, drovers with their sticks, and shepherd boys in the midst of their flocks, all but the mountain pastures, whirled along like leaves blown from the mountains by the September gales.
One day, in particular, an inoffensive, simple-minded pauper, whom with others I had often seen used as fencing stuff, standing or sitting on a bushel in the fields to keep cattle and himself from straying, visited me, and expressed a wish to live as I did.
The two Pavlograd squadrons were bivouacking on a field of rye, which was already in ear but had been completely trodden down by cattle and horses.
The cattle lowed from hunger, finding no food on the sun-parched meadows.
Hundreds of peasants, among them the Bogucharovo folk, suddenly began selling their cattle and moving in whole families toward the southeast.
As a hungry herd of cattle keeps well together when crossing a barren field, but gets out of hand and at once disperses uncontrollably as soon as it reaches rich pastures, so did the army disperse all over the wealthy city.
He examined the bailiff's accounts of the village in Ryazan which belonged to his wife's nephew, wrote two business letters, and walked over to the granaries, cattle yards and stables before dinner.