Deposit, especially warehousing of grain, was charged for at one-sixtieth.
In the stairs; while the objects found in them - household pottery, &c. - and near them (in some cases silos containing carbonized grain and dolia) point to the same conclusion.
Beetroot, molasses and grain are the chief sources of spirit.
Schweidnitz is the chief grain market of the district.
The imports consist principally of coal, salt, grain and flour, groceries, textiles, wood, and mineral oils.
Comparatively little grain is now produced, whereas under the republic Sardinia was one of the chief granaries of Rome.
Though much land previously devoted to grain culture has been planted with vines, the area under wheat, barley, beans and maize is still considerable.
Sueca has a thriving trade in grain and fruit from the Jucar valley, which is irrigated by waterways created by the Moors.
It is also a considerable market for horses, cattle and grain, and there is a little boat-building and salt and sail-cloth manufacture.
Organizing it like this would be easy, because it would be working with the grain of the encyclopedia itself, and usually, for instance, the county that any British or Irish town is in is listed very early in the article.
The means of subsistence are mainly provided by the cultivation of grain and cattle-rearing.
Tecuci has a large transit trade in grain, timber, cattle and horses, on their way from northern and eastern Moldavia to the Danubian ports.
A very considerable trade is carried on at Parma in grain, cattle and the dairy produce of the district.
At the beginning of the 5th century it seems to have been an entrepot of the Pontic grain trade, at a later date an Athenian monopoly (Herod.
The town has a tribunal of commerce and a communal college, flour-mills, manufactories of earthenware, biscuits, furniture, casks, and glass and brick works; the port has trade in grain, timber, hemp, flax, &c.
There is a trade in beer, cattle and grain, sold at eleven annual fairs, three of which last for ten days each.
In the north the staple products for export are salt, grain, wool and cotton, in the south opium and cotton; while the imports consist of sugar, hardware and piece goods.
This is especially unfortunate because a major crop in Africa, grain sorghum, has a somewhat indigestible protein which our bodies have a hard time metabolizing.
According to Yang Jisheng, who wrote the definitive book on The Great Famine, In Xinyang, people starved at the doors of the grain warehouses.
"The landlord's grain is all safe," replied Dron proudly.
I am giving you everything, my friends, and I beg you to take everything, all our grain, so that you may not suffer want!
Sometimes when you look at a grain of sand in your hand, you forget that there couldn't be a beach without every one of them.
She hit the ground like a sack of grain and scrambled away from him, gasping for air and rubbing her neck.
Anyone else with have a grain of ambition would see them as a tool.
There is a large weekly market for grain, and annual horse and cattle fairs.
Angora is connected with Constantinople by railway, and exports wool, mohair, grain and yellow berries.
Clermont is the chief market for the grain and other agricultural produce of Auvergne and Velay.
In 1896 the grain area was 380,000 acres, a slight diminution having taken place since 1882.
In Roman times Sardinia, relatively somewhat more prosperous than at present, though not perhaps greatly different as regards its products, was especially noted as a grain-producing country.
Institutions possessing a special character are the monti frumentarii, public grain deposits, founded for the purpose of supplying peasant proprietors with seed corn, debts being paid in kind with interest after harvest.
It produces much grain and cotton, and is considered one of the most fertile districts of Persia.
The Emilian region is one where regular rotations are best observeda common shift being grain, maize, clover, beans and vetches, &c., grain, which has the disadvantage of the grain crops succeeding, each other.
Puenteareas is the chief town of a fertile hilly region, which produces wine, grain and fruit, and contains many cattle farms. The industries of the town itself are porcelain manufactures, tanning and distilling.
The soil is not very productive, although agriculture flourishes in the valleys and on the level ground; grain has to be imported to meet the demand.
The chief grain crops are oats, rye and wheat, and the cultivation of potatoes is general.
"We are all very thankful for your bounty, but it won't do for us to take the landlord's grain," said a voice at the back of the crowd.
'I'll give you grain, indeed!' she says, voices in the crowd were heard saying.
Half the rice grown in California is a descendant of Calrose 76, created when gamma rays mutated some regular rice and the resulting mutant produced more grain and less spoilage.
This is exactly the kind of problem geneticists can sink their teeth into, so to speak, to make the protein in this grain digestible.
During the period 1958 to 1961, an initiative called "The Great Leap Forward" was intended to increase the production of grain and other agricultural products.
I did not know whether they had come to sow a crop of winter rye, or some other kind of grain recently introduced from Iceland.
On her last visit before Alex arrived, Casper still hadn't eaten her grain and she was pacing around in her stall.