Hogs Sentence Examples
I've heard of Musk Ox, but Musk hogs?
I thought Arkansas had its own wild hogs.
As for the four-legged ones, they're actually feral hogs – descendents of early livestock that went wild.
Sometimes they're called Javelina, Tayaussa or Musk hogs.
Some herds of cattle and horses run wild; but these were, of course, introduced, as were also the wild hogs, the numerous rabbits and the less common hares.Advertisement
The number of horses was 192,000 in 1910; of dairy cows, 297,000; of hogs, 1,356,000; and of sheep, 215,000.
The famous meadows near Salisbury are mentioned, where, when cattle have fed their fill, hogs, it is said, " are made fat with the remnant - namely, with the knots and sappe of the grasse."
If the seed were allowed to lie about, it rotted, and hogs and other animals, eating it, often died.
It has been authoritatively estimated, for example, that from 90 to 95% of all horses, neat cattle and hogs in the entire island were lost in the war years of 1895-1898.
The superior qualities of the soil, together with the usually warm and moist months of spring and summer, make Iowa one of the foremost states of the Union in agriculture and stock-raising, especially in the production of Indian corn, oats, hay and eggs, and in the raising of hogs, horses, dairy cows and poultry.Advertisement
It ranked far ahead of any other state in 1908 in the number of its hogs (8,413,000, being 15% of the whole number in the United States), Illinois, the second in rank, having only about half as many.
The discovery of the Bermudas resulted from the shipwreck of Juan Bermudez, a Spaniard (whose name they now bear), when on a voyage from Spain to Cuba with a cargo of hogs, early in the 16th century.
In the lowlands, tigers, rhinoceroses, deer and wild hogs are abundant.
Of the livestock, hogs were the most numerous in 1900, cattle next, sheep third, and horses fourth.
Two years later home consumption returns noted the slaughter of 958,058 cattle (129,938 in the Federal District), 561,982 sheep, 992,263 goats and 887,130 hogs - the last item being larger than the census return of 1902.Advertisement
Canadian hogs are fed, as a rule, on feeds suited for the production of what are known as " fleshy sides."
A day-flying bat, whales and dolphins are about the only indigenous mammals; hogs, dogs and rats had been introduced before Cook's discovery.
Oranges are exported to Buenos Aires, Rosario and Montevideo, and are largely used for fattening hogs.
The number of horses and sheep is stationary or declining, but the raising of hogs, formerly abandoned in great part to the western states, is becoming an increasing industry.
Wild hogs abound in its thicklywooded limestone hills.Advertisement
The number of hogs was 1,388,000; and of horses 704,000.
Besides the Moldavian and Servian breeds, thousands of so-called " swamp hogs " run wild among the marshes and on the islands of the Danube.
Hogs and deer are both common wild animals, and of the latter there are three species, Cervus Eldi, Cervus hippelaphus and Cervus vaginalis.
Ewe hogs wintered on grass in the low country from the 1st of November are brought home in April, and about the middle of April on the average mountain ewes begin to lamb.
Arthur Young, with whom he had corresponded years before on the mysteries of deep ploughing and fattening hogs, added a cogent polemical chapter to that ever admirable work, in which he showed that he knew as much more than Burke about the old system of France as he knew more than Burke about soils and roots.Advertisement
Tigers, panthers, deer, wild hogs and other wild animals abound in the forests, and during the rainy season many deaths occur from snake-bites.
Hogs and horses are raised for the Manila market.
Nebraska ranks very high in the production of cattle and hogs.
As for the four-legged ones, they're actually feral hogs â€“ descendents of early livestock that went wild.
This is, after all, Iowa, where presidential candidates know hog farmers, and some hogs, by their first names.
Pat Robertson, ' Hunting " humongous " wild hogs, ' The State (Sunday November 10, 1996 ).
Seventy fat hogs made in 4 months, 106 large loads of fine dung.
Large herds of swine in all the great oak woods of Germany depend for their autumn maintenance on acorns; and in the remaining royal forests of England the inhabitants of the neighbouring villages yet claim their ancient right of "pannage," turning their hogs into the woods in October and November.
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.
These programs are memory hogs and require a lot of power to run.
Your home can be a lot more energy efficient if you concentrate on replacing energy hogs with more efficient equipment.
Replacing energy hogs in your home can be expensive.
Use shelves instead of furniture - End tables, hallway tables and breakfast tables can all be floor space hogs.
He's had a part in Dawson's Creek, and had roles in the movies New York Minute and Wild Hogs.
Macy. A sequel to Wild Hogs is in the works, and scheduled for release in 2011.
The hogs, like the cattle, are raised in a stress free environment on small farms.
In and around the live shows and rides, visitors can shop in Filch's Emporium, Honeydukes and the Owl Post or catch a meal at Three Broomsticks and the Hogs Head Pub.
Finish Highway with 4-players on Legendary LIVE co-op using Iron and no Hogs or Scorpions. 25 points.
And while a cabinet makes perfect sense, often stemware tends to be space hogs, especially those bulbous Burgundy ones.
After all, what in the world could be more enticing than camping and hunting wild hogs?
There are many campgrounds which specialize in allowing visitors to chase down these elusive hogs.
This western style hunting camp provides a genuine old fashioned camping experience, with wild coyotes howling to the moon and wild hogs running rampant.
The hunters are permitted to take an unlimited number of wild hogs and other predators from the hunt.
The large hogs will weigh 250 to 350 pounds, and might have teeth up to three inches long.
Tennessee Wild Boar Hunting offers the opportunity to track down and hunt many Russian and Razorback wild hogs.
Upon startup, some spyware hogs RAM (Random Access Memory) and processor power to slow system operation.
The " tax on sheep, camels, buffaloes and hogs " (aghnam, meaning literally " sheep," but for taxing purposes the other animals are included under the same name), formed originally part of the " tithe."
Wild hogs are met with even at great elevations.
Wild hogs of at least two species occur.