dairy farmer

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n dairy farmer the owner or manager of a dairy
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Usage

In literature:

To MR. VENN, Dairy-farmer.
"Return of the Native" by Thomas Hardy
All of these lived in good comfortable houses, and were prosperous dairy-farmers.
"Ireland Under Coercion (2nd ed.) (2 of 2) (1888)" by William Henry Hurlbert
Dairy farmers prospering had been particularly well able to pay rents and other claims.
"The Reminiscences of an Irish Land Agent" by S.M. Hussey
Farmers are invited to bring to the Fair gifts from their barns, stalls, dairies, and poultry yards.
"Continental Monthly , Vol V. Issue III. March, 1864" by Various
Our dairy farmers might take a hint from this anecdote.
"The Stock-Feeder's Manual" by Charles Alexander Cameron
It is essential for the dairy farmer to be near a railway.
"Australia The Dairy Country" by Australia Department of External Affairs
The daily life of the middle-class dairy farmer begins at five in the morning.
"The Toilers of the Field" by Richard Jefferies
Dairy farmers are put out of business for a time.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
The dairy farmer has ideas of right and wrong which are purely individualistic.
"The Evolution of the Country Community" by Warren H. Wilson
Mrs. Jones found that no poor women in Weston could buy a little milk, as the farmers' wives did not care to rob their dairies.
"The Shepherd of Salisbury Plain and Other Tales" by Hannah More
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In poetry:

Though this a hardship it may seem,
Rejoice that you have got the cream,
In this land of milk and honey,
Where dairy farmers do make money.
"Dairy Ode" by James McIntyre

In news:

Under normal circumstances, America's dairy farmers have an incredible number of variables to worry about.
Dairy Farmers of Canada, THE CANADIAN PRESS.
Adding to dairy farmers' worries is the expired farm bill.
Because legislators in Congress allowed the 2008 Farm Bill to expire Sunday, dairy farmers will now see up to 10 percent of their monthly income for milk lost, starting in October.
Missouri's dairy farmers are making a final push to get a new five-year farm bill , including the Dairy Security Act, passed by Congress before Dec 31.
Lamar County dairy farmer Will Gilmer is a semifinalist in USFRA's "Faces of Farming and Ranching" contest.
Farmer quits dairy, making wave with fish farming.
"I was a fourth generation (dairy farmer), and it was all I knew," he said recently.
A battle over milk prices in California has turned ugly, pitting dairy farmers against cheese makers, with consumers caught in the middle.
I, too, am a dairy farmer, and I agree with Donna Hall.
She is right on with her assessment of the dire situation confronting dairy farmers.
With sky-high feed prices for bovine, thanks to a record drought, third generation dairy farmer Dan Wiebe of Whitewater, Kansas is wondering, what happens next.
Dairy farmer Lary Boese funded his new barn with income from selling sand from his family farm in Menomonie, Wis. CHIPPEWA COUNTY, Wis. Where County Highway A crests a knoll, Ken Schmitt pulls up to the edge of a farm and idles the car.
He was a retired Dairy Farmer.
10 years after Lake Independence was declared polluted, frustrated lakeshore owners are suing dairy farmer.
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