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Ranching is an extensive way of raising livestock, primarily grazing cattle, sheep and horses, but also involves production of many other animals. The term ranch is used loosely as it is primarily up to the owner's discretion whether his/her locale is a farm or ranch, but it is commonly known as a very large tract of land that is often used in its native state. The historical and current practices of ranching and rangeland management among other things pertaining to ranching can be discussed in this category.
The blacks, almost overwhelmingly slaves, who were pressed into service by the Confederate Army as servants, teamsters, drovers and laborers were *not* soldiers. They were not trained, were not uniformed, were not paid and were not armed. Furthermore their service was not voluntary, they did what th…
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Homesteaders Problems Life could get boring or lonely very easily, especially for the women homesteaders. Also, if you needed a specific special item not possessed on ordinary homesteads, like medicine perhaps, stores were quite rare, far away from your homestead, and often expensive to buy from. …
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Answer They had to possess extreme confidence and mastery skills, because it was not easy to be a cowboy. Cowboys in the 19th century, and even today, had to be jacks of all trades. The skills required are far too numerous to list, but here are some examples. Cowboys needed to have basic woodwo…
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They drastically reduced the distance the ranchers had to travel to sell their cattle, as they often grazed on the great plains - but the introduction of the cross continent railway system allowed a much easier transportation of cattle from point A to point B.
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Answer clutchs in tranny are going bad, bye a new or remanufactured tranny to put in it, it is better than haveing it rebuilt It could also be the spring on the throttle valve being broken or installed in corectly. It is mounted on the side of trans. follow the cable from throttle body to transm…
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Something that many of the small farmers in the United States think is VERY scary! It will force them to spend thousands of dollars needlessly. It is supposedly to help with traceback capability in case of contamination. In fact, that contamination happens in the USDA slaughter plant. The animals do…
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This is my understanding of Judgement laws in Texas. First you have to be served, sued, and have your day in court. !. Your wages cannot be garnished except for child support, student loans ( federaly backed), and federal debt ( taxes). A. It is possible that, if your wages origrnate in another …
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It is the richest country in Africa and in my opinion, I think it will be if they can build all them statue things and the pyramids and trust me, that'd cost loads so...
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First cattle were brought into the Americas in the late 1400's by the Spanish. In the 1600's, European settlers brought more cattle to the New World. But in all honesty, ranchers have been raising cattle since the late 1400's, which is around 500 years. So, ranchers have been raising cattle in the U…
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No. Brewer's trial was moved to Brazos County. He is still on deal row, but trying for an appeal. John King (partner in crime of the dragging death of Mr. Byrd) also received the death penalty, but the 3rd party Mr. Berry received a life sentence. One good thing that came out of this hideous murder…
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Answer Around the 20th century mostly, some where in the southern states before the US was established.
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Neylandville, Texas is located in Hunt County in the northeastern part of the state. The town has 0.3 square miles of total land area.
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Animals that live on a average Farm Pig, cow, sheep, dog, cat, mouse, horse, chicken, goose, duck, turkey, donkey, goat There are probably more but these are most of them.
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For both: A drover, stockie, herdsman, herder.For sheep: shepherd, drover, sheep-herder, stockieFor cattle: cowboy, cowpuncher, cowpoke, herdsman, drover, stockie
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Most horse trainers make around 500-1000 US dollars per month. It really depends on what disiplines you teach. If you get into the professional buisiness ex. training horses for the Olympics or race horses for the Kentucky Derby, you can make much more than 500-1000 dollars per month.
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you can work in Texas at the age of fifteen.
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Only if its 'oversized load'If it is over weight you will, and that could be axle or gross or both you'll need permitted in the states you travel
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To feed and clothe humanity, cattle supply us with meat, dairy products, leather, and numerous by-products.
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A farm is where the land is cultivated to produce food. A ranch is normally reserved for the production of cattle or other animals for grazing purposes. Another Answer: According to the Canadian Oxford Dictionary 2nd ed. (c) 2004: Farm: noun 1 an area of land, and the buildings on it, used for gro…
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They've gone to... Home, home on the range, Where the deer and the antelope play! Where the prairie winds blow, and the cattle shall roam,** And where the skies are not cloudy all day. **A little different, made-up verse from the Traditional Cowboy Song (link below).
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The Redskins.
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The qualifications to be an equine (or horse) veterinarian are the same as for every other kind of veterinarian: graduate from an accredited school of veterinary medicine, pass the NAVLE and become licensed in the state you wish to practice in.
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It all depends what your definition of "working" is. I hope one of these actors fits it. Carla Laemmle (born October 20, 1909), turning 101 (at time of this post), she's in Pooltime (2010). However this is her first movie after a 74 year retirement. Paulette Dubost (born October 8, 1910), turning 1…
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Because Brett Favre wears them... What a ridiculous comment to make and so untrue. You are far more likely to get sores if you do hold your butt cheeks tight. me i ride for hours at a time and with no ill effects in a norm pair of trousers or shorts some days.While it may be pleasing for a guy to se…
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Neckties are the number one gift that is given on Father's Day. Each year over 29 million ties are sold in the United States.
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Answer Depends on their geographical location and what they were being used for. In Flanders, sandbags rotted quickly due to the damp conditions, while in Gallipoli they could last for the duration. Also, a bag begin used to shelter a machine gun on the front lines will naturally draw take more f…
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it is not really a chip. it is actually a resistor. you can buy one on eBay for about $5.00. look it up. i bought one, increases by 10 hp and shifts later, improving torque. tricks computer into thinking the air temp is about 60 degrees Fahrenheit.
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The largest is the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Florida with a total of about 750,000 acres including the Deseret Ranch just south-southeast of Orlando.
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Three foot overhangs are typical for prairie style houses. Some good examples including Frank Lloyd Wright designs may be found at the link below.
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Breeding season can be any time of the year. Usually it's in the summer time that breeding season takes place, though.
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Hay bails can vary in size depending on the type of equipment used in bailing the hay. They typical size of the rectangular bale of hay is 15 inches high and 20 inches wide with varying lengths.
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In a recent interview for the movie, November Christmas, Sam said that he lives in Oregon.
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$40,000+ depending on the level
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Large ranch can earn up to $50,000 a year. and cow hands can earn $12,000-$15,000 a year.
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It wasn't really the "Mexicans" who influenced the "Americans" but the Spanish who brought the cowboy to the American continentsThe American cowboys borrowed language, clothing and food, that the Mexican vaqueros used, and one of the things that they did not borrow was their politics.
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If you are like most small business owners, you want to build business credit for your company and get small business loans when you need them. To build business credit means less risk for you as the owner of the business. There is effort involved when you decide to build business credit. Start taki…
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Since there are two types of "cattle farmers", and many different individual farmers/ranchers that run their farms/ranches the way they see fit, the basic responsibilities of a cattle producer are the following: - Feeding - Manure management (cleaning out corrals, spreading manure out on pastures/…
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It means keep peace at home. It means that it is the federal government's job to keep peace within our borders by using the National Guard, police forces, and other means of control. These branches are not necessarily military, but are used like one when needed. The National Guard (a method of keepi…
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Depends on the year like if it was dry it might not be good. But if there was no sickness or and the grass was good it might be a good income. Tennessee has the most cattle farms of any state, but is about ninth in cattle numbers. The average net income of a cattle farm in Tennessee is negative. Th…
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They work with livestock that are raised on the ranch, among other chores that are needed to be done.
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Milk processors began around the early 1800's when chemist Louis Pasteur developed pasteurization. In 1895 commercial pasteurization was introduced in the United States.
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A ranch is a business that primarily raises livestock for sale. Some ranches also raise crops, but they are usually not sold. The crops are used to feed the livestock as it is being raised for market.
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I'm a rancher and I can tell you firsthand that we eat just like you.
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Stallionaire is a group of brothers of a show "I Love New York" and "I Love Money" and they are also in a rap record, search em up on google. They are great,, so everyone that dnt like em get f***ed give em a chance. far out!!!
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From Computers in Spaceflight: The NASA Experience: The Apollo guidance computer: HardwareMIT's original design called for just 4K words of fixed memory and 256 words of erasable (at the time, two computers for redundancy were still under consideration). By June 1963, the figures had grown to 10K of…
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An extensive means of rearing livestock.
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Generally, calves. A single "young cattle" is called a calf. More specifically, they can also be called bull calves if they are intact young male bovines, steer calves if they're castrated young males, or heifer calves which are young female calves. Calves are called calves from birth until weanin…
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Increase in grain farming, more land being available for agricultural use, easier access to markets, etc.Expansion of the railroads:)
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If growing conditions are good, some types of rye grass can germinate in about seven days. For grass to mature, it can take between 30 to 45 days after germination, depending on the grass type. Rye grass can be either a perennial or annual plant.
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Becoming a horse rancher is as simple as buying a horse. To build a viable ranch, you would have to invest hundreds of thousands of dollars in structures and equipment.
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Try your local tire store. They're usually a bit more trust worthy than Ebay or Craiglist or Kijiji, though any of those buy/sell sites are okay if you know what you're looking for.
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The regions of Texas include: The Central Plain The Great Plain The Coastal Plain The Mountain and Basin Plain
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most states allow 14 year olds to bag groceries. Texas allows at 14, but only for certain jobs. Go to the link bellow if you want more information about this.
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maintain national peace. by Carlos.N.Johnson-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The above is a common interpretation and, in my opinion, untrue. This is not what the founders meant. Domestic comes from the Latin word domus meaning house or hom…
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The primary value of cattle to humans is that they consume grass (a resource that is not a human food), and convert it into high-density, high-protein foods for people. In one respect, cattle help transform sunlight into high quality human food by harvesting photosynthetic plants and converting them…
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There is a great deal of overlap between these two terms. However, ranchers are generally individuals who are working with primarily live animals such as cattle or horses. In contrast, a farmer is generally an individual who primarily works with plants such as corn or wheat.
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Alaska is the largest state in the US by far. It is 663,000 square miles, compared to the second largest Texas at 269,000 square miles.The largest state in the union by area is Alaska, but it ranks 47th by population among US states.The five largest states in the US are Alaska, Texas, California, Mo…
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What do you mean "Big ranch?" Are you referring to ranches with a lot of land or a lot of livestock, or both? For all we know, all 50 states could have large ranches of either proportions.
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Most farmers receive their training on the job, often by being raised on a farm. However, the completion of a 2-year associate degree or a 4-year bachelor's degree at a college of agriculture or a university that offers agricultural degrees is becoming increasingly important for farm managers and fo…
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They still do, there are many cowboys still working in many countries.
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mostly from the 1830's to the present day.
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the hackamore should fit on the horse where a nose band would go for an English bridle. not lower, not higher. the bar should touch the chin of the horse.
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You might be able to find some old ones tucked away in some farmer's shed, but they are illegal to use in most areas due to the major pollution hazard.
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We would need to know the wattage of the floated tank deicer to compare. But the difference is likely to depend on how well they are insulated. The tub would probably be easier to insulate (lag), the trough would be more open to the air and lose more heat.
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The use of slave labor on farms did not hurt the small farmer. It was the taking over of the small farmer's land that hurt the small farm industry. The large landowners, for various reasons, were able to squeeze out the small landower.
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Answer i would say you have to know someone or someone who knows someone, and you better know how to ride and you better be strong I would consister talking to someone about help on the ranch sense my 18 year old is more interested in town life than counrty life right now. I live in Gonzales Tx.…
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In the 19th century (before as well as after the Civil War), railroads brought many changes to the United States of America. For one thing, trade and commerce increased, with a complementary expansion of industry, especially in the North. For another, settlement of the 'wild West' was made easier, a…
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2100 B.C. till 1700 B.C.
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Many people believe that Joshua obtained the nickname when a one, Coach Brinkmeyer gave him said nickname freshman year. However there has also been a dispute launched by Rachels Burden that the one true Burdman is Rachels Burden and none other. There is no conclusive evidence that supports either s…
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It's when animals like cattle or elephants do what people do in zombie movies--run blindly and in a mass, driven by fear.
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Heifers have smaller pelvic areas than mature cows do, so they need to be bred to a bull that has, genetically, low birth weights. Heifers are also best bred to yearling bulls(primarily 12 to 18 months of age), which are smaller than the bigger mature bulls and won't increase the chances of cripplin…
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Depends entirely on the job being applied for. But in general, the ability to show up on time is a big one. Most are going to require some good communications skills. For ICT Job you will need: Exchanging Information. Finding & Selecting Information. Handling Numerical Information. In…
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Melting snow from mountains south of Egypt........ hope that help...:)
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Answer The last answer was for basic algebra. If you mean to solve this for a calculus class, this is how to do it. You need to optimize a function. We first have to start out with definitions... Let L represent the length of the field. Let W represent the width of the field. Let F represent t…
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I think Sam`s from District 3 eh. I`ve read it somewhere, and I`m slightly sure. Kase his old school happens to be at Nagtahan eh. :)
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In 2007, 271,683,000 turkeys were raised in the United States.
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an American acre is 43560 square feet. an acre is 4046.72 square meters. An acre is defined as one furlong in length and one chain in width. (660 feet X 66 feet) The metric conversion is simple 1' = .3048 meters. ...so, the formula is: 66 ft X 660 ft = 43560 sq.ft. square meters per square foot:…
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The cow's hair will change and its eating habits will change. Hair changes in thickness and texture when confronted with the cold, winter months versus hot summer days. In the winter time, cows, depending on their condition and breeding, will often eat more when its colder than they can handle, or n…
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4.6875 square miles you will find there are 640 acres in a square mile, so the above math is correct... however changing the dimensions of the parcel can change the "how big" answer dramatically. For instance, if the area was square, it would have an exterior linear dimension of 8.66 miles. However…
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The answer is dependent on the configuration of the parcel. An acre contains 43,560 square feet. ( 1 chain (22 Yards ) X 1 furlong (1/8 Mile)) For an example, if your parcel was only 1 foot wide it must be 43,560 feet long. Your answer would be 87,122 feet, However, if your parcel was square there w…
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A frontier is an area of unexplored land close to or near a states borders
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They needed land to spread out in and they also wanted to ship goods domn the Mississippi.
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Alaska, Texas, California, Montana, New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada, Colorado, Oregon and wyoming
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Drinking beer,eating meat,dancing,sleeping,grazing,growing grass,cattle rearing,eating,drinking beer,playing music,lazing Drinking beer,eating meat,dancing,sleeping,grazing,growing grass,cattle rearing,eating,drinking beer,playing music,lazing......Nihareating meat,taking care of horses,riding horse…
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There are currently nearly 1,500 cases of horse abuse documented, with multiple horses involved in each case, so near 100,000!
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Huge expanses of farm or ranch land.
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A sheep station or a farmGenerally a ranch is referred to as a Station which run livestock, a farm is smaller in size and can be producing grain, milk and all categories of livestock.
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I live in Eugene, Oregon, and it's my understanding that Sam Elliot has a place near Elmira, Oregon. Elmira is west of Eugene, at the base of the Coast Range, near Veneta. I have no independent verification of this, but a friend of mine said that Mr. Elliot occasionally came to his parents' (?) stor…
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A sapling is basically a very small tree that has just begun to grow. These can be destroyed if they are not properly cared for.
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Ranch Size: Big Ranches were created in part by European capitol who created them for prestige and for profit. Wyoming and Montana both suffered from a major winter cattle kill that bankrupted many. Size means control of markets and the economy and may and generally does create efficiency in managem…
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The Cattle Kingdom refers to the open-range cattle industry that stretched from Texas into Montana as well as far north as Canada lasting from the early 1870s to the late 1880s.
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Animals that are Herbivores.
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