tree farmer

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tree farmer someone trained in forestry
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Usage

In literature:

Maybe she was merely a gay, careless creature who never stopped to consider that she was injuring Farmer Green when she hurt his trees.
"The Tale of Mrs. Ladybug" by Arthur Scott Bailey
In some cases, however, farmers cut for fuel fine young trees that would grow into excellent timber.
"Checking the Waste" by Mary Huston Gregory
The farmer's big Maltese cat was standing almost under Robert Robin's tree.
"Exciting Adventures of Mister Robert Robin" by Ben Field
The French farmer is as deeply rooted in his soil as the great trees of the French forests.
"Ruth Fielding at the War Front" by Alice B. Emerson
He waited until the farmer had gone to a distant field to work, then climbed into the tree, and out on a long limb that overhung the hives.
"Black Bruin" by Clarence Hawkes
For example, we had a farmer in Woodford County, Illinois who had walnut trees, wild trees, but growing in a pasture grove.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Forty-Second Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
While Thomas was cutting down trees in Michigan, James was playing the part of "boy farmer" to the satisfaction of all who knew him.
"The Story of Garfield" by William G. Rutherford
It is hoped that more interest will be shown in planting nut trees by farmers and home owners.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Thirty-Eighth Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
Under these trees the French farmer stopped his cart, fed his horses and refreshed himself beneath the shade.
"The Blot on the Kaiser's 'Scutcheon" by Newell Dwight Hillis
Under the chestnut-trees, before the door, the farmer sat.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 18, No. 107, September, 1866" by Various
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In poetry:

With rakish eye and plenished crop,
Oblivious of the farmer's gun,
Upon the naked ash-tree top
The Crow sits basking in the sun.
"The Crow" by William Canton
Women he liked, did shovel-bearded Bob,
Old Farmer Hayward of the Heath, but he
Loved horses. He himself was like a cob
And leather-coloured. Also he loved a tree.
"Bob's Lane" by Edward Thomas
And so I sought a wildsome wood
Wherein a lonely cabin stood,
And doomed myself to solitude,
And there was no one I would see:
Each morn a farmer brought to me
My food and hung it on a tree.
"My Cancer Cure" by Robert W Service
When through the twigs the farmer tramps,
And troughs are chunked beneath the trees,
And fragrant hints of sugar-camps
Astray in every breeze,--
When early March seems middle May,
The Spring is coming round this way.
"When Early March Seems Middle May" by James Whitcomb Riley

In news:

National Park Service orchardist Laurie Thompson and local farmer Joe Beaudoin worked on another round of grafting on the Old Apple Tree in April 2011.
Local Christmas tree farmers David Krueger of Krueger's Tree.
In my own small chicken farmerly way, I celebrated the T and the B — mostly by lying in my hammock, looking at trees and birdies, and going, "Woohoo".
After leaving school at age 16 with no qualifications—and, by his own account, no ambition—he enrolled in a horticulture program and was advising farmers in Sussex County on growing fruit trees when the war broke out.
Palm Tree Farmer Files for Chapter 11.
Palm Tree Farmer Files for Chapter 11.
Enlarge William Perlman/The Star-Ledger Adam Costello of Wightman's Farms on Mt Kemble Avenue in Morristown prepares the holes with wood to start burning at midnight as these farmers dig pits preparing to light fires to keep their trees warm.
JERUSALEM – The UN Middle East envoy says he's alarmed by attacks blamed on Israeli settlers against Palestinian farmers and their olive trees.
93-year-old Arlington tree farmer honored for his role in forestry, ecology.
New York state apple farmers grow more trees but cultivate less apples.
The UN Middle East envoy says he's alarmed by attacks blamed on Israeli settlers against Palestinian farmers and their olive trees.
Janis Maya, left, and Janet Donmoyer work in Tuesday morning's steady rainfall setting up the Farmers Exchange Christmas tree sales lot in downtown Kennewick.
Jason Farmer / Staff Photographer Lauren Cuccia of Lake Winola sings with the Robert Dale Chorale on Thursday at the county tree lighting.
The Life Of A Christmas Tree Farmer.
Christmas Trees Handcrafted Christmas Gifts Grays Harbor Farmer's Market 1958 Riverside, Hoquiam 360-538-9747.
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