Translation of farm in Spanish:

farm

granja, n.

Pronunciation /fɑrm//fɑːm/

noun

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    (small) granja feminine
    (small) chacra feminine Peru Southern Cone
    (large) hacienda feminine
    (large) cortijo masculine Spain
    (large) rancho masculine Mexico
    (large) estancia feminine River Plate
    (large) fundo masculine Chile
    (worker/machinery/produce) (before noun) agrícola
    a dairy farm un establecimiento de ganado lechero
    • a fish farm una piscifactoría
    • a mink farm un criadero de visones
    • The City of Hamburg owns two large organic farms.
    • In 2002 he bought neighbouring farms and his estate is now 2500 acres.
    • I have certainly come across studies and examples where badly managed larger scale farms have damaged the environment.
    • Every evening the animals will be taken to a farm on the outskirts of Dublin where they can rest overnight.
    • Your neighbour brings you back a sack of potatoes from his uncle's farm.
    • My uncles' farm was one of three farms on a private road.
    • Only 20 percent of the small family farms in the area are left.
    • He says that 200,000-acre factory farms fit his vision of what agriculture should be.
    • The students of the school were told about the need for preserving farm animals.
    • Private cars and visitors, too, must comply if they visit farms in the area.
    • Items sold were mostly local and seasonal, farm produce or locally made artefacts.
    • Some species of waterfowl adapted to feeding on rice, barley, lettuce, and other crops grown on farms in California.
    • Joseph began work as a farm labourer and the family settled into Canterbury life.
    • He put my grandfather's farm up for sale and had an offer on it.
    • The 37-year-old farm labourer has one week left to find a home.
    • She is one of four children who grew up on their father's farm in the south.
    • Long active in the community, he has operated a family farm for 30 years.
    • 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.
    • Total land in farms, at 46,400 acres, is unchanged from last year.

intransitive verb

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    ser agricultor
    ser ganadero

transitive verb

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    (land) cultivar
    (land) labrar
    (land) trabajar
    (cattle) criar
    • I rejoice in the sustainable food source that is farmed livestock.
    • Like all farmed livestock, salmon are regularly checked by veterinarians and occasionally require the use of licensed medicines.
    • As someone who farms arable crops near Swindon, I am only too aware that farmers are struggling.
    • Castor plants that are free of ricin and allergens could renew interest in farming this crop.
    • Bob farmed the land where the couple's home now stands.
    • Biodiverse farming involves simultaneously farming several crops.
    • 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.
    • Campaigners are also lobbying the government to increase the percentage of organically farmed land.
    • It is really a culture of farming where food and farming the land are the center of the celebration of human culture.
    • Joyance missed the days when she and her husband and young son had farmed the land her house sat upon.
    • I can't be reassured that the liver in this isn't from intensively farmed animals.
    • Indians grew the sugar in the west and farmed their land with great quantities of artificial fertilizers.
    • Male workers all had to spend a certain number of days a year working on government projects, such as farming state-owned land.
    • We deserve the grid we have - after all we value commercially farmed oysters over human life and comforts.
    • Many conventionally farmed soils around here barely have 1 to 2 percent organic matter.
    • But although peasants farmed all the land in 1800, they often owned less than half of it.
    • These movement restrictions apply to all farmed livestock within that area.
    • They have farmed their dairy herd at Gorsehill Abbey Farm for many years.
    • People had been forced out of farming their land and got the ‘cheque in the post.’
    • He also farmed the land and was well versed in many aspects of the farming scene.
    • Together she and her husband farmed the ranch land, and she bore seven children.
    • Most salmon sold at supermarkets in the United States are farmed salmon, grown with feed derived from soybeans.
    • The land was farmed for years, then was changed for residential development.
    • 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.
    • You can structure your conservation easement so that you may still build one or more houses, farm the land and hunt wild animals.
    • Farmers began to use a new system, the three-field system, to farm their crops.
    • 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.
    • The scientists tracked the source of the pollutants to the fish meal fed to intensively farmed salmon.
    • The fish-farming industry was brought to its knees by some report saying that eating farmed salmon can kill you.
    • He resided just across the road from Burke's Shop where he farmed his land.
    • Two of them were game farms and the rest were used to farm crops and livestock.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • The grim reality is that the only way to save them is to farm them commercially.
    • They continued to farm the land but eventually that all stopped.
    • In many cases households switch to farming crops that are less labour intensive, but these crops, the FAO notes, are often also less nutritious.
    • He farmed some land, growing much of what my mother served our family at dinner time.
    • Instead, family farming has remained prevalent because people have adjusted by farming different crops and combining agriculture with other ways of making a living.
    • 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.