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farm Sentence Examples

  • A farm boy gone city.

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  • The only business experience she had was the goat dairy, the non-functional farm and a horse ranch that had been in the fetal stage for years.

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  • He spent every evening tending his farm, as he called it.

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  • When you live on a farm you learn to expect days like this and roll with the punches.

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  • The farm of the future will have neither.

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  • "But Uncle Henry and Aunt Em need me to help them," she added, "so I can't ever be very long away from the farm in Kansas."

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  • He was raised on a South Carolina farm by a red neck father who didn't have two cotton balls to rub together.

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  • If you hadn't sold off all the farm equipment, you could have kept it brush hogged.

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  • The money and the farm meant nothing to Carmen.

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  • Ouray County doesn't have a farm vote.

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  • It wasn't Katie's farm and this pity party wasn't getting the chores done.

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  • Inside the lean-to was a menagerie of antique farm equipment.

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  • On the way to Bogucharovo, a princely estate with a dwelling house and farm where they hoped to find many domestic serfs and pretty girls, they questioned Lavrushka about Napoleon and laughed at his stories, and raced one another to try Ilyin's horse.

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  • Josh's mother and father lived on a farm within walking distance of Carmen and Alex – and from the farm where Lori and Josh lived when Josh died.

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  • He's gone back to that farm, and that's where he'll stay.

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  • The farm doesn't pay as much, but it's more rewarding.

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  • My little Sabine farm is dear to me; for here I spend my happiest days, far from the noise and strife of the world.

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  • I was more independent than any farmer in Concord, for I was not anchored to a house or farm, but could follow the bent of my genius, which is a very crooked one, every moment.

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  • But I can't ask you two to take care of my farm that long.

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  • But I can't ask you two to take care of my farm that long.

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  • A hundred years ago, there had been a homestead known as Thistle Farm there, but no remnants remained.

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  • You could find the farm house, couldn't you?

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  • Is it for my own pleasure that I am at the farm or in the office from morning to night?

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  • I'm like some poor farm girl, barefoot as the day I was born.

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  • The man, a soldier with a sack over his shoulder, stopped, came close up to Dolokhov's horse, touched it with his hand, and explained simply and in a friendly way that the commander and the officers were higher up the hill to the right in the courtyard of the farm, as he called the landowner's house.

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  • I recall him talking about maple sugaring on a farm when he was a kid, Charlie said.

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  • I recall him talking about maple sugaring on a farm when he was a kid, Charlie said.

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  • I imagine she figures if she gets Destiny, she'll get the farm and the insurance money.

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  • The farm of the future will rotate crops automatically and decide which fields to leave fallow.

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  • If you tell me every little thing you know or even suspect, I'll just drive away and let you walk down the lane to one of those farm houses we passed.

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  • When her husband took his place she concluded, from the rapid manner in which after taking up his table napkin he pushed back the tumbler and wineglass standing before him, that he was out of humor, as was sometimes the case when he came in to dinner straight from the farm--especially before the soup.

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  • She had not been reported missing because her mother lay dead in their small rural farm house over a hundred miles away.

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  • He had no regard for the sentimental value of the farm where she grew up, nor any confidence that she was capable of running it.

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  • He had no regard for the sentimental value of the farm where she grew up, nor any confidence that she was capable of running it.

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  • If the farm of the future plugs into the national grid, it will become part of the national food strategy and can be optimized for financial yield for the owners.

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  • How do I reconcile my personal choices with my statement that the farm of the future is a good thing?

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  • Nor is there any man so independent on his farm that he can say them nay.

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  • Now, to speak the truth, I had but ten cents in the world, and it surpassed my arithmetic to tell, if I was that man who had ten cents, or who had a farm, or ten dollars, or all together.

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  • Where now firm open fields stretch from the village to the woods, it then ran through a maple swamp on a foundation of logs, the remnants of which, doubtless, still underlie the present dusty highway, from the Stratton, now the Alms-House Farm, to Brister's Hill.

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  • The trip took us out of the District on the Maryland side as we headed west through picturesque rolling hills and farm lands.

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  • The home, now known as Eight Maples Farm, had been a gathering place for travelers seeking good music and refreshments, over two hundred years ago.

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  • The way he had assumed command of the farm then had annoyed her, and yet, it had made him that much more appealing.

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  • I asked my mother about visiting the country or a farm and she insisted I'd never travelled anywhere but here in New Hampshire until I left for the seminary.

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  • A Colorado farm boy was found cowering from his father's wrath in the loft of a barn while a retarded Illinois ten year old was lured to the house of a local registered sex offender after being told his parents had sold him to the man.

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  • If, on the other hand, they want self-sufficiency in agriculture, then farm subsidies in other countries are bad for them.

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  • The farm of today already has tractors that use GPS to make perfectly parallel rows with great precision.

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  • He was not strong enough to work on the farm like his brothers; but he loved books and study.

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  • I do miss Red Farm and the dear ones there dreadfully; but I am not unhappy.

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  • I was raised on a farm, and being an only child, I learned not to depend on others for entertainment.

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  • We only managed four sessions; one to an uninhabited area, another in open farm land but one we thought was interesting.

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  • Lori could have kept the baby, the farm and the money, but she chose to "escape" instead.

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  • Of course, she doesn't want the farm either, so she'll sell that.

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  • Then, without another word, he mounted his brother's little farm horse and rode away.

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  • Third, the day will come when the farm of the future will make a healthier, less expensive, more ecologically friendly, fresher, and better-tasting product.

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  • I have frequently seen a poet withdraw, having enjoyed the most valuable part of a farm, while the crusty farmer supposed that he had got a few wild apples only.

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  • The only thing on my mind is keeping this farm solvent.

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  • Well, in the developed world, the percent of people needed to farm fell from more than 90 percent to today's 4 percent.

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  • Without this, it is impossible to farm at scale.

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  • If poor nations decide to pursue what I will call the Japan strategy, importing all their food and developing other industry, then they become huge fans of farm subsidies in other countries.

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  • During the Great Depression in the United States, many unemployed Americans simply left the city and went back to farm life, sometimes living with relatives.

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  • It makes but little difference whether you are committed to a farm or the county jail.

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  • I found myself in a farm house living room where a woman who looked maybe in her thirties was ironing shirts.

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  • It was on these byways that Dean opted to travel, rolling along the river with the down of cottonwoods filling the air like a winter snowstorm, past the occasional farm house, fields, and ever-present vista of mountains wrapping around him.

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  • I pass farm country, for miles and miles as I travel in my home on wheels.

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  • Inviting Alex to visit this farm sounded more like a payback than a gesture of appreciation.

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  • For the right man, I'm willing to turn over the running of the farm and become his helpmate.

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  • So help him with his farm, start your horse ranch.

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  • I made the decision to work the farm instead of selling the place and getting a job at some factory.

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  • Anyway, I didn't figure I'd be running the farm for a while.

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  • But then, he didn't expect a woman to be able to work a farm... it wasn't natural.

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  • For the right man, I'm willing to turn over the running of the farm and become his helpmate.

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  • So help him with his farm, start your horse ranch.

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  • Say the poor decide they cannot compete with a modern farm, so they move to the city and get a job at a factory.

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  • When so many people farm and so much depends on it, innovation will happen.

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  • When I use a term like factory farm, I am envisioning not what these things are now but what they will be.

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  • Instead, it is a large, open-air farm with a robot assigned to make each turnip be all that it can be.

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  • First, this future farm I describe is nothing like what I go out of my way to avoid today.

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  • I abhor the conditions under which we commercially raise farm animals today.

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  • But when the farm of tomorrow delivers on this holistic promise, I think all people will embrace it.

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  • I foresee a day when, on a Sunday afternoon, a family might drive (or actually be driven by their car) out to a farm to see where food comes from.

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  • He was about twenty-eight years old, and had left Canada and his father's house a dozen years before to work in the States, and earn money to buy a farm with at last, perhaps in his native country.

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  • Start off with a small plate like the lamb burger made with lamb from a local farm or the fried oysters with house made tartar sauce.

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  • The farm supports some diverse wildlife habitats like grasslands and woods.

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  • Children and adults alike can enjoy seeing chickens, sheep, horses and farm animals in their natural environment.

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  • The farm house area was unlighted and as still as a tomb according to Howie.

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  • I'm sure some trusting farm folk will leave a door unlocked or a window open for my pleasure, for my endless possibilities.

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  • Around the farm and at school, he rolled his left sleeve up to make all available use of the deformed appendage, but when he dressed for church he always wanted it covered.

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  • In fact, if she had stayed on the farm, they would have helped her.

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  • And yet, according to Katie, she ran a budding goat dairy on a run-down farm in Northwest Arkansas.

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  • And yet, according to Katie, she ran a budding goat dairy on a run-down farm in Northwest Arkansas.

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  • They married a month later at a small church in Bartlesville and Adrienne moved to the farm.

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  • Has it always been on the farm?

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  • Howie spotted Cummings picking up Jennie Lohr as she hitchhiked to town from her rural Kansas farm.

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  • Soon the road opened to the beautiful meadow of Thistle Farm.

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  • The way he had rescued her from the dogs, and from the fox in the chicken house - yes, there were a lot of wonderful memories on this farm.

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  • It was a scene she knew well, but Alex wasn't raised on a farm.

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  • Then a few months later she had sent the first letter, saying that she had a roommate and was working on a farm.

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  • There was only one thing Katie treasured more than the farm.

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  • I've got enough to do on this farm without looking after a pretty boy.

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  • In his absence, Alex had changed into clothes more suitable for farm work.

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  • I see Katie has filled you in on everything you'll need to know on this farm.

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  • You guys think it's silly to name farm animals, but it's easier for Katie and me that way.

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  • Who's taking care of the farm?

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  • Don't you ever think of anything but that farm?

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  • She didn't want to live in Houston any more than he wanted to live on a goat farm.

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  • For the right man, she might give up the farm and go live in the city, but children?

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  • The only reason Alex was here right now was to help Katie run the farm - and maybe convince her to go back to Houston with him.

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  • How much testosterone does it take to manage a farm?

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  • Was she too involved with the farm?

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  • After Josh left the farm, she stared at the empty doorway.

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  • She was willing to bet the farm on it.

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  • What about Ed and the farm?

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  • Katie and Bill can watch the farm and we can take Ed back with us.

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  • But she couldn't leave the farm.

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  • Someone was building a log house so close that they could overlook her farm.

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  • Maybe it was time to sell the farm.

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  • I always planned to fill this farm with kids, but they're going to be human and I hope none of them are like you!

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  • You always planned to fill the farm with kids?

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  • She glanced around the farm.

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  • Of course, he liked the land around her farm - but building a house was a major investment, especially that one.

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  • No one here knew how to plant crops, but the next town over was made up of farm laborers.

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  • Given more time, he'd have preferred to put the bike on the car's rack and chew up some countryside miles, tour­ing the hills and farm lands that surrounded Parkside.

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  • In the rural areas, there was less concern with traffic, although an occasional farm dog forced him to practice his sprints.

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  • I hope they make you a stable boy in a pig farm in Iowa and you spend the rest of your life knee-deep in what pigs do best.

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  • I didn't think your dad willed you that 80-acre farm so it could become your private Arkansas jungle.

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  • Her parents had always cautioned her against making pets of the farm animals.

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  • Except for a few years of working at Wal-Mart, she had been able to stay on the farm.

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  • In the last few years she had been making all the decisions about her farm.

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  • I'm not marrying your farm either.

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  • His house was built on a tree-covered knoll overlooking her farm, but part of Josh's land was visible from their porch.

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  • Dad stayed on the farm most of the time, and Mom was the traditional housewife.

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  • Once they moved the chickens, there would be no reason to walk down to the farm every day.

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  • Stepping around her, he stared down at the old farm.

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  • No doubt Alex still remembered the way she kicked around in the snow for the half tires, stomped them to get the ice out, and then filled them with water carried from the old farm house.

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  • My dad always used to say that every animal on the farm should pay its own way.

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  • You're one animal he would have been proud to have on the farm.

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  • Was he marrying her farm?

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  • Bedtime began with their ritual of sitting on the window seat in each other's arms, watching their farm in the growing darkness.

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  • And Dad, worn out from working the farm all day; disgruntled by years of fighting a losing battle with nature - of never having enough money to take care of his family properly.

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  • The farm was still in her name — eighty acres.

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  • Without selling the farm, she had no money.

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  • That explained a lot of things, like why he had insisted she keep the farm in her name, and his anger that day in the barn.

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  • The other option was to accept the will, and when Carmen was awarded the money and farm, simply turn it all over to Lori.

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  • She insisted she didn't want anything to do with the insurance money or the farm — she wanted to get away from everything that reminded her of Josh.

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  • He had left the farm in her name and it was up to her to see that it was productive.

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  • That way he can still watch over the farm.

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  • She went to a farm supply store and purchased enough supplies to fence in a large area in the south part of their land.

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  • It wasn't the first time Alex had been gone for over a week, leaving her to manage the farm and the children.

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  • I'm doing some work at a broiler farm down the road a piece.

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  • He was dressed in a spotless white pocket T-shirt and white sneakers - hardly clothes for a farm hand.

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  • No wonder Justin had concocted the story about working on a poultry farm.

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  • I thought the story about his job at the poultry farm was only a cover - some trumped up story to establish credence.

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  • But life on a farm was not to his liking, and at sixteen he left home and set off to make a living in some other way.

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  • While the majority of the Thysanoptera are thus vegetarian in their diet, and are frequently injurious in farm and garden, some species, at least occasionally, adopt a predaceous habit, killing aphids and small mites (so-called "red-spiders") and sucking their juices.

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  • At La Carlota the Spanish government established a station for the study of the culture of sugar-cane; by the American government this has been converted into a general agricultural experiment station, known as "Government Farm."

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  • On Rennes Island in the fjord, over against the town, there is a Cheviot sheep-breeding farm under government auspices.

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  • As a boy he worked on his father's farm, attending school for only brief periods, and in 1808-1812 he lived at Wheeling, Virginia (now W.

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  • The Dominion government maintains an experimental farm of 670 acres at Brandon.

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  • After the close of the war there was an influx of settlers from Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Hampshire and Vermont; a town was laid out on the Van der Heyden farm, and in 1789 the name of Troy was selected in town meeting; and in 1791 the town of Troy was formed from part of Rensselaerwyck.

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  • The pastoral and agricultural industries have been hampered by fluctuations in the value of the currency, farm products being sold at a gold value for the equivalent in paper, while labourers are paid in currency.

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  • BALQUHIDDER (Gaelic, "the farm in the back-lying country"), a village and parish of Perthshire, Scotland.

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  • It had in 1909 a property of 2345 acres (of which 1000 were farm lands, 1145 pasture and wood lands, and 200 school campus), and loo buildings, many of brick, and nearly all designed and constructed, even to the making of the bricks, by the teachers and students.

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  • There are a farm, a large truck garden, an orchard, and a bakery and canning factory.

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  • There is a state fish and game commissioner, and the state has a fish hatchery at Roxbury and a forest and game farm at Sharon.

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  • (4,7 2 4,4 00 acres) were included in farms. The percentage of improved farm land, as in Maine, New York and Pennsylvania, increased from 1850 until 1890 and decreased after 1890; and in 1900 out of a total acreage of 4,724,400 acres only 2,126,624 acres (45%) were improved.

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  • His master usually found him a slave-girl as wife (the children were then born slaves), often set him up in a house (with farm or business) and simply took an annual rent of him.

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  • The law of the 23rd of January 1887 (still in force) extended the dispositions of the Civil Code with regard to privileges, and established special privileges in regard to harvested produce, produce stored in barns and farm buildings, and in regard to agricultural implements.

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  • Weaving is taught in the girls' school, and fairs are held for the sale of farm produce; but the absence of a railway and the badness of the roads retard commerce.

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  • He can farm, keep cattle, and marry or send for his family, but he cannot leave the settlement or be idle.

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  • By this law a tenant-farmer is able to bequeath his farm, that is to say, he holds his lease in perpetuity.

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  • The economic development of Uruguay was retarded by the corruption of successive governments, by revolutionary outbreaks, by the seizure of farm stock without adequate compensation for the support of military forces, by the consequences of reckless borrowing and over-trading in 1889 and 1890, and also by the transference of commercial undertakings from Montevideo to Buenos Aires between 1890 and 1897.

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  • Several of the elaterid larvae, however, gnaw roots and are highly destructive to farm crops.

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  • Such are the habits of the cockchafer (Melolontha vulgaris) and other species that often cause great injury to farm and a FIG.

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  • Finally, in the Baltic provinces nearly all the land belongs to the German landlords, who either farm the land themselves, with hired labourers, or let it in small farms. Only one-fourth of the peasants are farmers, the remainder being mere labourers, who are emigrating in great numbers.

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  • The rolling stock is constructed either for farm produce or heavy minerals, the latter holding io to 27 cub.

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  • Benjamin's youth was passed upon the ancestral farm, and as opportunity afforded he attended school in the log school-house near his home.

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  • In 1900, 88.9% of its farm acreage was devoted to hay and forage crops, being more than doubled in the decade.

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  • In 1909 in the amount of barley per acre (38 bushels) Nevada ranked third, and in the average farm price per bushel ($0.75) ranked first among the barley-producing states of the country, but in the total amount produced (304,000 bushels) held only the twenty-second place; and in the same year the average yield of potatoes per acre in Nevada was 180 bushels, exceeded in two states - the average for the entire country was 106.8 bushels per acre - but the total crop in Nevada (540,000 bushels) was smaller than in any state or Territory of the Union, except New Mexico.

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  • The city has various manufactures, including flour, cotton-seed oil, lumber, furniture and farm implements.

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  • Dairy utensils and implements are made; there are several nurseries; brewing and milling are carried on, but the bulk of the trade is in farm and dairy produce.

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  • "HERBERT CLARK HOOVER (1874-), American mining engineer and public official, was born of Quaker parentage on a farm at West Branch, Ia., Aug.

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  • When 14 years old he ran away from a relative's farm in Oregon and went to Portland where he worked in a realestate office.

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  • Of the total land area of the state, 18,240,736 acres (61.3%) were, in 1900, included in farms, and the improved farm land increased from 4,209,146 acres in 1870 to 7,594,428 acres (41.6% of all farm land) in 1900.

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  • The land included in farms amounted in 1900 to 22,745,356 acres or 73% of the total land surface of the state, and the percentage of farm land that was improved increased from 26.5 in 1870 to 36.6 in 1900.

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  • The state government, through its Department of Agriculture, takes an active interest in the introduction of modern agricultural methods, and in the promotion of diversified farming; in 1899 it established the Edgecombe and in 1902 the Iredell test farm.

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  • It is a market for live-stock, and for dairy and farm products, and has slaughtering and packing establishments, flour mills, creameries and cheese factories, canning and preserving factories, carriage works, a flax fibre mill and grain elevators.

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  • It thus formed part of the common farm and was cultivated by the villeins and their oxen under the superintendence of a bailiff.

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  • During the middle ages cattle and sheep were the chief farm animals, but the intermixture of stock consequent on the common-field system was a barrier to improvement in the breed and conduced to the propagation of disease.

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  • In some cases they ceased to farm their own land and let it out on lease often together with the stock upon it; or else they abandoned arable culture, laid down their demesnes to pasture, enclosed the waste lands and devoted themselves to sheep-farming.

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  • A penalty was therefore imposed on all who kept above 2000 sheep; and no person was to take in farm more than two tenements of husbandry.

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  • It is probable that no great change had taken place in Scotland from the end of the i 5th century, except that tenants gradually became possessed of a little stock of their own, instead of having their farm stocked by the landlord.

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  • Rents were paid in corn; and for the largest farm, which he thinks should employ no more than two ploughs, the rent was about six chalders of victual " when the ground is very good, and four in that which is not so good.

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  • The gradual advance in the price of farm produce soon after the year 1760, occasioned by the increase of popula tion and of wealth derived from manufactures and 1760 to 1815.

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  • It is on record that as early as 1764 he had loo acres of drilled turnips on his farm in one year.

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  • With declining prices for farm produce came that year of unhappy memory, 1879, when persistent rains and an almost sunless summer ruined the crops and reduced many farmers to a state of destitution.

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  • Additional significance to the value of the above experiments on wheat and barley is afforded by the fact that the same series, with but slight modifications, has also been carried out since 1876 at the Woburn (Bedfordshire) experimental farm of the Royal Agricultural Society of England, the soil here being of light sandy character, and thus very different from the heavy soil of Rothamsted.

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  • Independently of the necessary consideration of the general economy of the farm, the choice must be influenced partly by the character of the soil, but very much more by that of the climate.

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  • Since Hellriegel's striking discovery farm crops have been conveniently classified as nitrogen-accumulating and nitrogenconsuming.

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  • By far the greater proportion of those constituents remains in circulation in the manure of the farm, whilst the remainder yields highly valuable products for sale in the forms of meat and milk.

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  • For this reason these crops are known as " restorative," cereals the produce of which is sold off the farm being classed as " exhaustive."

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  • With a variety of crops, again, the mechanical operations of the farm, involving horse and hand labour, are better distributed over the year, and are therefore more economically performed.

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  • Whatever the specific rotation, there may in practice be deviations from the plan of retaining on the farm the whole of the root-crops, the straw of the grain crops and the leguminous fodder crops (clover, vetches, sainfoin, &c.) for the production of meat or milk, and, coincidently, for that of manure to be returned to the land.

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  • It is equally true that, when under the influence of special local or other demand - proximity to towns, easy railway or other communication, for example - the products which would otherwise be retained on the farm are exported from it, the import of town or other manures is generally an essential condition of such practice.

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  • Such deviations from the practice of merely selling grain and meat off the farm have much extended in recent years, and will probably continue to do so under the altered conditions of British agriculture, determined by very large imports of grain, increasing imports of meat and of other products of stock-feeding, and very large imports of cattle-food and other agricultural produce.

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  • Of phosphoric acid, the cereal crops take up as much as, or more than, any other crops of the rotation, excepting clover; and the greater portion thus taken up is lost to the farm in the saleable product - the grain.

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  • The remainder, that in the straw, as well as that in the roots and the leguminous crops, is supposed to be retained on the farm, excepting the small amount exported in meat and milk.

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  • But much less potash than phosphoric acid is exported in the cereal grains, much more being retained in the straw, whilst the other products of the rotation - the root and leguminous crops - which are also supposed to be retained on the farm, contain very much more potash than the cereals, and comparatively little of it is exported in meat and milk.

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  • Very little of the lime of the crops, however, goes off in the saleable products of the farm in the case of the self-supporting rotation under consideration.

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  • The greater part of the nitrogen of the cereals is, however, sold off the farm; but perhaps not more than to or 15% of that of either the root-crop or the clover (or other forage leguminous crop) is sold off in animal increase or in milk.

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  • carbon from the atmosphere, and produce, besides nitrogenous food materials, a very large amount of the carbohydrate sugar, as respiratory and fat-forming food for the live stock of the farm.

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  • As, however, the manure of the animals of the farm is valuable largely in proportion to the nitrogen it contains, there is, so far, an advantage in giving a food somewhat rich in nitrogen, provided it is in other respects a good one, and, weight for weight, not much more costly.

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  • This table is taken from Warington's Chemistry of the Farm, 19th edition (Vinton and Co.), to which reference may be made for a detailed discussion of the feeding of animals.

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  • In 1890, at Plymouth, competitions took place of light portable engines (a) using solid fuel, (b) using liquid or gaseous fuel, grist mills for use on a farm, disintegrators, and cider-making plant for use on a farm.

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  • The crops can then be sown in due time, which in wet years, and with the usual teams of horses kept on a farm, is not always practicable.

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  • It may, however, be noticed that the period 1850-1903 was marked by a steady increase of the cash wages of the farm labourer, as indicated in the following table from the Report on the Earnings of Agricultural Labourers issued by the Board of Trade in 1905.

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  • Cork), where farm apprentices are received and instructed.

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  • The most able exponent of this subject in Great Britain was John Curtis, whose treatise on Farm Insects, published in 1860, is still the standard British work dealing with the insect foes of corn, roots, grass and stored corn.

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  • Of its total land surface 24,501,820 acres or nearly 94% was, in 1900, included in farms and 78.5% of all the farm land was improved.

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  • The value of all farm products in 1899 was $ 2 57, 06 5, 826.

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  • The state penal institutions are the boys' industrial school near Lancaster (established in 1854 as a Reform Farm), the girls' industrial home (1869) at Rathbone near Delaware, the reformatory at Mansfield (authorized 1884, opened 1896) and the penitentiary at Columbus (1816).

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  • He died on his farm, Tusculum, near Princeton, on the 1 5th of November 1794.

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  • Tenant right is assignable, and will pass under an assignment of "all the estate and interest" of the outgoing tenant in the farm.

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  • where a house is burnt down, or a farm is reduced to " sterility " by flood or hurricane, discharges the tenant from the obligation to pay rent.

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  • Agricultural leases usually contain special provisions as to the order of cropping, the proper stocking of the farm, and the rights of the incoming and outgoing tenant with regard to the waygoing crop. Where the rent is in money, it is generally payable at Whitsunday and Martinmas - the two " legal terms."

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  • Where the rent is in grain, or otherwise payable in produce, it is to be satisfied from the produce of the farm, if there be any.

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  • In France, the Code Civil recognizes two such relationships, the letting to hire of houses (bail a loyer) and the letting to farm of rural properties (bail d ferme).

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  • It only remains here to refer to those applicable to leases to farm.

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  • The lessee is bound to stock the farm with the cattle and implements necessary for its husbandry (Art.

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  • If about 3,000,000 tons only are pressed, there remain to be utilized on the farm 2,000,000 tons of cotton seed, which, if manufactured, would produce a total of $100,000,000 from cotton seed.

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  • Moveable gins were tried for a time in some places; they were dragged by traction engines from farm to farm, like threshing machines in parts of England, but the plan proved uneconomical because, among other reasons, farmers were not prepared to meet the cost of providing facilities for storing their cotton.

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  • In 1905 the census reports did not include manufactures outside the actual city limits; the total value of the factory product of the city proper in 1905 was $11,573,720; besides slaughtering and packing the other manufactures in 1905 included men's factory-made clothing (valued at $1,556,655) flour and grist-mill products (valued at $683,464), saddlery and harness (valued at $524,918), confectionery ($437,096), malt liquors ($407,054), boots and shoes ($350,384) and farm implements.

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  • Hutchinson of New York, laid a short line from the Tarr Farm wells to the refinery, which passed over a hill, the oil being moved on the syphon principle, and a year later constructed another three miles long to the railway.

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  • Some 60,000 Basuto (annual average) find employment outside the Territory, more than half of whom seek farm and domestic service.

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  • In 1907 the average farm prices of tobacco was 45 cents per lb higher than that of any other state.

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  • The value of farm property in the southern counties, which have been developed very recently, shows a steady increase, that of Hillsboro county surpassing the other counties of the state.

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  • In 1907-8, according to the state Department of Agriculture, the total value of all field crops (cotton, cereals, sugar-cane, hay and forage, sweet potatoes, &c.) was $11,856,340, and the total value of all farm products (including live stock, $20,817,804, poultry and products, $1,688,433, and dairy products, $1,728,642) was $46,371,320.

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  • In 1798 his father, Matthias Corwin (1761-1829), removed to what later became Lebanon, Ohio, where the son worked on a farm, read much, and in 1817 was admitted to the bar.

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  • His father was a poor farm labourer, and could not afford to send him to school long enough even to learn to read and write.

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  • Gallatin engaged in land speculations, and tried to lay the foundation of his fortune in a frontier farm.

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  • In 1919 the city's outstanding bonds amounted to $19,884,000, to which in 1920 was added $5,500,000 for removal of railway grade crossings, for a municipal farm to afford better treatment of the tubercular and insane, for new engine houses and reconstruction of streets and for municipal lighting equipment.

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  • White was condemned by the presbytery, and the sect, which ultimately numbered forty-six adherents, was expelled by the magistrates in 1784 and settled in a farm, consisting of one room and a loft, known as New Cample in Dumfriesshire.

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  • Columella, like Xenophon, favours a certain friendliness and familiarity in one's intercourse with his farm slaves.

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  • The Roman colonus was originally a free person who took land on lease, contracting to pay to the proprietor either a fixed sum annually or (when a colonus partiarius) a certain proportion of the produce of the farm.

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  • Maria Nuova in Florence, and a little farm at Montevecchio, not far from the villa of Careggi.

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  • A characteristic proof of his attachment to the house of Medici was furnished by a yearly custom which he practised at his farm at Montevecchio.

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  • Women do most of the farm work and spend their spare time in knitting.

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  • The size of the average farm decreased in the two preceding decades from 171.3 to 95.4 acres.

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  • The value of farm property, $19 8,536,906 in 1900, increased 79.8% in the preceding decade.

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  • The total value of all farm products in 1899 was $72,667,302, of which $59,276,092 was the value of the distinctive crops - cotton, sugar and rice.

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  • The state bureau of agriculture in 1903 estimated that of the total area 14.9 millions of acres were timber land, 5.7 millions pasture and marsh, and 5 o millions cultivated farm land.

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