farm farm  /ˈfɑrm/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) workplace consisting of farm buildings and cultivated land as a unit
  2. (v) be a farmer; work as a farmer
  3. (v) collect fees or profits
  4. (v) cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques

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Usage(s):

  1. All over the world, farms and ranches are turning the curiosity of city slickers into a profitable sideline.
  2. Congress's new farm bill is bad for the country's economy, environment, and rural towns.
  3. As farm occupations become bloodier, President Mugabe has brought Zimbabwe to the brink of chaos.

News

  1. Farm Aid 2013 Announced Recap

    This year's Farm Aid will take place in upstate New York on September 21st
    on June 22, 2013     Source: antiMUSIC

  2. Farm Bill Meets Surprise Defeat In U.S. House

    The U.S. House defeated its version of the farm bill this afternoon. The bill would have cut the food stamps program and transformed subsidies for farmers from direct payments to crop insurance premium support. But Republicans lost 60 of their own members who voted no, along with most Democrats.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: NPR

  3. FARM BILL FAILURE: Defeat May Spell Trouble For Boehner, Dairy Prices

    House Defeats Farm Bill Amid Bipartisan Opposition Vote Breakdown on Farm Bill VIDEO: Rep. Hoyer on Economy
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Fox News

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Quotes

  1. "That conversation I had with the Farm Bureau, I was not ambivalent at all," said Obama.
    on Feb 26, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "America's farm economy is thriving," Bush said during a Rose Garden news conference. "The value of farmland is skyrocketing. And this is the right time to reform our nation's farm policies by reducing unnecessary subsidies."
    on May 1, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Austin American-Statesman

  3. "Here we are at a time when food prices are at historic highs, and farm income is up by 56 percent in just the past two years," McCain said. "Yet even now, the Congress has voted to give billions of dollars in subsidies to some of the biggest...
    on May 19, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Jerusalem Post

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