stock raiser

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n stock raiser farmer who breed or raises livestock
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Usage

In literature:

His intercourse with horticulturists and stock-raisers.
"The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Volume II (of II)" by Charles Darwin
It had a long barn and cattle sheds, for Madison Clay was a "great" stock-raiser and the owner of a "quarter section.
"Stories in Light and Shadow" by Bret Harte
Farmers and stock raisers did not go round worrying about what they were going to do with so many colts.
"Peck's Compendium of Fun" by George W. Peck
It has been suggested by some of the hemp raisers that this large amount of material might be utilized as a paper stock.
"Hemp Hurds as Paper-Making Material" by Lyster H. Dewey and Jason L. Merrill
Daddy went to Omaha to be near the market that was tumbling, crashing, and bringing on bankruptcy to stock raisers.
"David Lannarck, Midget" by George S. Harney
I ought to have gone back into the country and hired out to some stock-raiser.
"George at the Fort" by Harry Castlemon
It was considered the home of the fur-trader and the hunter more than that of the farmer or the stock-raiser.
"Policing the Plains" by R.G. MacBeth
About the only examination of water that can be made by the average stock raiser is to observe its taste, color, smell, and clearness.
"Special Report on Diseases of the Horse" by United States Department of Agriculture
The feud between the two varieties of stock-raisers became worse and worse.
"The Story of Wool" by Sara Ware Bassett
CARE OF THE STOCK RAISER.
"Philosophy of Osteopathy" by Andrew T. Still
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