Examples of farmer in a Sentence
My uncle has been a farmer for 60 years.
a young farmer whose family has been growing wheat for many generations
Recent Examples of farmer from the Web
Subsistence farmers from Angola to Kenya use slash-and-burn techniques to fertilise fields with ash and to make charcoal, which nearly 1bn Africans use to cook.
But no alternative livelihoods were on offer and many cocoa farmers returned afterwards.
In the dark fields, Amish farmers hitched their horses to black buggies and left quietly.
Five decades ago, before farmers markets were en vogue and growing produce was a fetishized practice, many Sonoma County farmers struggled to make ends meet.
But these farmers are in danger of losing their livelihood to consolidation.
For now, both farmers are anxious to get crops in the ground.
Amid the dryness, farmers placed 1.82 million cattle in feedlots in February, up 7.3 percent from the prior year, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture report released March 23.
Afghanistan’s government has launched eradication programs and the U.S. military has supported efforts to try and convince poppy farmers to switch to legal crops.
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Definition of farmer for English Language Learners
: a person who runs a farm
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