In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- a fish farm — una piscifactoría
- a mink farm — un criadero de visones
- Long active in the community, he has operated a family farm for 30 years.
- Some species of waterfowl adapted to feeding on rice, barley, lettuce, and other crops grown on farms in California.
- The 37-year-old farm labourer has one week left to find a home.
- Private cars and visitors, too, must comply if they visit farms in the area.
- Only 20 percent of the small family farms in the area are left.
- The City of Hamburg owns two large organic farms.
- Total land in farms, at 46,400 acres, is unchanged from last year.
- The students of the school were told about the need for preserving farm animals.
- Items sold were mostly local and seasonal, farm produce or locally made artefacts.
- Your neighbour brings you back a sack of potatoes from his uncle's farm.
- In 2002 he bought neighbouring farms and his estate is now 2500 acres.
- But the ultimate cost will be the tragic demise of small family farms around the world.
- The highlight of my summers was going out to my uncle's farm about three miles outside the town.
- She is one of four children who grew up on their father's farm in the south.
- He put my grandfather's farm up for sale and had an offer on it.
- My uncles' farm was one of three farms on a private road.
- Joseph began work as a farm labourer and the family settled into Canterbury life.
- He says that 200,000-acre factory farms fit his vision of what agriculture should be.
- Every evening the animals will be taken to a farm on the outskirts of Dublin where they can rest overnight.
- I have certainly come across studies and examples where badly managed larger scale farms have damaged the environment.
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- In 1903, one hundred years ago, most people in Ireland lived in the countryside, farmed the land, cultivated the food they ate and had very little extra money.
- Farmers began to use a new system, the three-field system, to farm their crops.
- The grim reality is that the only way to save them is to farm them commercially.
- As someone who farms arable crops near Swindon, I am only too aware that farmers are struggling.
- The land was farmed for years, then was changed for residential development.
- I can't be reassured that the liver in this isn't from intensively farmed animals.
- He also farmed the land and was well versed in many aspects of the farming scene.
- People had been forced out of farming their land and got the ‘cheque in the post.’
- Not only is the farmed salmon crop nutritionally inferior to its wild counterpart; it is also known to be a dangerous source of contamination of the marine environment.
- To do this, you need to have been actively farming the land for a minimum of two years and to produce accounts to back this up.
- You can structure your conservation easement so that you may still build one or more houses, farm the land and hunt wild animals.
- Many conventionally farmed soils around here barely have 1 to 2 percent organic matter.
- Like all farmed livestock, salmon are regularly checked by veterinarians and occasionally require the use of licensed medicines.
- In many cases households switch to farming crops that are less labour intensive, but these crops, the FAO notes, are often also less nutritious.
- Most salmon sold at supermarkets in the United States are farmed salmon, grown with feed derived from soybeans.
- The scientists tracked the source of the pollutants to the fish meal fed to intensively farmed salmon.
- These movement restrictions apply to all farmed livestock within that area.
- Male workers all had to spend a certain number of days a year working on government projects, such as farming state-owned land.
- Instead, family farming has remained prevalent because people have adjusted by farming different crops and combining agriculture with other ways of making a living.
- They continued to farm the land but eventually that all stopped.
- This was discussed at length and it was strongly felt that the person who rented or actively farmed the land should be the benefactor in future.
- Joyance missed the days when she and her husband and young son had farmed the land her house sat upon.
- We deserve the grid we have - after all we value commercially farmed oysters over human life and comforts.
- But although peasants farmed all the land in 1800, they often owned less than half of it.
- The fish-farming industry was brought to its knees by some report saying that eating farmed salmon can kill you.
- Indians grew the sugar in the west and farmed their land with great quantities of artificial fertilizers.
- I rejoice in the sustainable food source that is farmed livestock.
- The latest statistics showed that around one in six farmhouses in the region have been sold to people who had no intention of farming the land themselves.
- He resided just across the road from Burke's Shop where he farmed his land.
- Biodiverse farming involves simultaneously farming several crops.
- It is really a culture of farming where food and farming the land are the center of the celebration of human culture.
- Two of them were game farms and the rest were used to farm crops and livestock.
- Campaigners are also lobbying the government to increase the percentage of organically farmed land.
- They have farmed their dairy herd at Gorsehill Abbey Farm for many years.
- Bob farmed the land where the couple's home now stands.
- He farmed some land, growing much of what my mother served our family at dinner time.
- Castor plants that are free of ricin and allergens could renew interest in farming this crop.
- Drawing on his experience raising tilapia on fish farms in South America years ago, Warner embarked on an effort to farm the breed in big indoor tanks.
- Together she and her husband farmed the ranch land, and she bore seven children.
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