- the breeding and raising of livestock for marketing or exhibition.
Origin of stockbreeding
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Examples from the Web for stockbreeding
He settled down to the congenial occupation of stockbreeding, on what was then considered to be a large scale.The Explorers of Australia and their Life-work
The preference of the earlier Spanish settlers for stockbreeding also limited the agricultural area.
Stockbreeding was very much easier and according to their ideas required no particular exertion on their part.
Perhaps the clasped hands and the ecstatic look were hardly necessary, for even so interesting a subject as stockbreeding.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)
Charles James Wills