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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FARMING

He can tell you much more about farming than I can,' she said.

Farming is hard work, and I hope my boys will have an easier time than I had.

For a year or two, therefore, he tried to turn his attention to farming.

We are also much at a loss for want of proper methods in our improvements of farming.

The knowledge of farming which his sons had acquired now came into play.

Where would be the use of farming the land by help of such an overseer?

Now they have two mules, keep some pigs, own a wagon and farming tools.

Here, then, is a farming community in which there are only a few Negroes.

Topics of local interest, methods of farming, etc., are the subjects for discussion.

One would have thought that Sandy was a veteran in everything but farming.

WORD ORIGIN

1590s, "action of farming out," verbal noun from farm (v.). Meaning "husbandry" attested by 1733.

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