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She came from a family of dairy farmers. Times, Sunday Times (2017)With a local farmer we graze sheep there. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Not bad going for a dairy farmer. The Sun (2016)Their livestock might be put in charge of one selected local farmer. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Most British farmers remain heavily reliant on subsidies. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It's not as if we're helping our own farmers by doing so. The Sun (2016)But most small farmers in rural Derbyshire couldn't. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The average British farmer makes more money from European subsidies than from farming. Times, Sunday Times (2016) British farmers received nearly 3 billion in direct subsidies from Brussels. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There are many sheep farmers here but not a single driving instructor. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This is supposed to help its farmers to compete with producers from countries offering large export subsidies. Times, Sunday Times (2006)My father was the farmer and my mother did all the cooking on an open fire. Times, Sunday Times (2008) British sheep farmers were recently getting not much more than that for the whole animal. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Who would be a dairy farmer these days? The Sun (2015)Pressure on small farmers forced out of their unprofitable holdings was particularly bitter. THE FOUR NATIONS: A History of the United Kingdom (2002)The local economy and local farmers benefit too. The Sun (2011)The snowstorm was especially horrendous for sheep farmers as lambs were buried under snow. Times, Sunday Times (2016)My father was a farmer and my mother a housewife. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Whether dairy farmers will vote for him is another matter. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The food comes from local farmers and the recipes from their grandmothers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The snowstorm came at a particularly bad time for sheep farmers as lambs were buried under snow. Times, Sunday Times (2011)None of this helps the farmers much. AUTHENTICITY: Brands, Fakes, Spin and the Lust for Real Life (2003)The only sign of activity is a flock of sheep owned by a neighbouring white farmer who leases the unused grazing. Times, Sunday Times (2007)If well managed, a big plantation gave its owner important competitive advantages over the small farmer. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)Su led a campaign for the farmers' legal rights. Times, Sunday Times (2016)His father was a farmer, working on tea plantations and selling goats. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Or to the British livestock farmer. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Isn't it time we had fair trade for British hill farmers? Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'farmer'
British English: farmer /ˈfɑːmə/ NOUN
A farmer is a person who owns or manages a farm.
- American English: farmer
- Arabic: مُزارِع
- Brazilian Portuguese: fazendeiro
- Chinese: 农夫
- Croatian: farmer
- Czech: farmář
- Danish: landmand
- Dutch: boer persoon
- European Spanish: granjero
- Finnish: maanviljelijä
- French: fermier
- German: Bauer
- Greek: αγρότης
- Italian: contadino
- Japanese: 農場主
- Korean: 농부
- Norwegian: gårdbruker
- Polish: rolnik
- European Portuguese: agricultor
- Romanian: fermier
- Russian: фермер
- Spanish: agricultor
- Swedish: jordbrukare
- Thai: ชาวนา
- Turkish: çiftçi
- Ukrainian: фермер
- Vietnamese: trang chủ chủ trang trại
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