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Although both are forms of extensive grazin, there are some differences: while pastoralism is mainly related to extensive grazing by a community or group of any land under communal ownership, ranching means private ownership.

Pastoralism is a more nomadic form, mainly without commercial goals.

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Q: Compaire and contrast ranching and pastoralism?
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