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
At least 100 cotton storage modules -- capable of holding 13 to 15 bales -- blew away in the Gregory area, said farmer Jeff McKamey, who owns a cotton gin that suffered minor damage when part of the piping and roof blew away.
Buy Photo New Jersey peach farmers are expected to finish the current growing season with the nation’s second largest peach harvest, second to California, the United States Department of Agriculture said Friday.
In 1979 he was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for his play Buried Child, about a disillusioned American farmer and his fractured family.
Prospera’s technology helps farmers collect and analyze the vast amounts of data available in today’s agriculture sector, including information on plant health, pest trends, micro weather conditions, soil nutrients, labor management and so on.
Kurt Christensen is a longtime Parma farmer and founder of the Agrienergy Producers Association, a sorghum grower cooperative.
Walking paths, dog parks, community gardens, a farmer's market and water parks were common themes among the residents.
First to switch all of its cotton clothing to organic in 1996 (and heavily invest in regenerative agriculture, working with farmers and scientists to develop technologies that rebuild topsoil and capture carbon in the earth for over 20 years).
The risk of a hard border is a concern not just for farmers, traders and migrants.
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First Known Use of farmer
Synonymsagriculturist (or agriculturalist), agronomist, cultivator, grower, planter, tiller
Related Wordsfarmhand, field hand, gleaner, harvester, plowman, reaper; workfolk (or workfolks); crofter [chiefly British], cropper, gentleman farmer, sharecropper, subsistence farmer, tenant farmer, yeoman; homesteader, nester [West]; granger; rancher, ranchero, ranchman; campesino
Definition of Farmer
Definition of Farmer
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Definition of farmer for English Language Learners
: a person who runs a farm
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