How to use Tenant-farmers in a sentence
This society early began td hold a great show of live stock, implements, &c. In 1842 certain Midlothian tenant-farmers had the merit of originating an Agricultural Chemistry Association (the first of its kind), by which funds were raised for the purpose of conducting such investigations as the title of the society implies.
The poor and thinly-peopled region of Alemtejo is divided into large estates, and cultivated by tenant farmers.
They were now for the most part letting out the soil to tenant-farmers at a moderate rent, and the large class of yeomanry created by this movement seem to have been prosperous.
At Galway in October of the same year he said that he " would not have taken off his coat " to help the tenant farmers had he not known that that was the way to legislative independence.
But that doesn't keep him from exploiting them as share croppers and tenant farmers and workers.Advertisement
These original tenants could then recruit petty tenant farmers to cultivate their lands or even sell their permanent tenancy rights.
The National Trust is to ban its 2,000 tenant farmers from growing GM crops on its land.