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farm system

noun
1.
any small-scale or localized network or industry that provides experience and exposure for beginners, similar to that of a baseball farm.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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  • Raising pigs has always been a way to keep a farm sustainable, because they are woven into the entire farm system.
  • If eating on that spectrum were affordable, then little stands in the way of abandoning the factory farm system.
  • He did a terrific job with the farm system, the draft, waiver wire and trades.
  • He's an important example of what this farm system is developing.
  • Integrating the numerous aspects of a farm system and studying them as a whole.
  • We will also examine pathogen transport and viability at different points in the dairy farm system.
  • The on-farm system used solid-liquid separation and nitrogen and phosphorus removal processes.
  • His duties would have included revamping the farm system.

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