noun (used with a plural verb)
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Origin of cattle
OTHER WORDS FROM cattlecat·tle·less, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for cattle
For Alison Van Eenennaam, an animal geneticist at the University of California, Davis, part of the answer is creating more efficient cattle that rely on fewer resources.
So the question isn’t just if the technology will work in developing supercharged cattle, but whether consumers and regulators will support it.
Agricultural sources, such as cattle ranches and paddy fields, were responsible for a 10-million-ton rise in emissions from South Asia and Oceania and a surge almost as big in Africa, the authors estimate.Agriculture and fossil fuels are driving record-high methane emissions|Maria Temming|July 14, 2020|Science News
It also means that prairies make good farmland for corn, wheat or cattle.
Because the way I think about this long-term, presumably a firm like Cargill can win the future with alternative “meat” in a way that a cattle rancher can’t.
Humans spent a long time domesticating cattle, and what they were trying to do, in essence, was de-domesticate them.
They just reflect the range of breeds that were used to create the Heck cattle in the first instance.
You will find winding pasture for sheep and highland cattle.
Duarte owns a small plot of land where she grazes cattle and grows beans, maize, bananas, and oranges.China’s Nicaragua Canal Could Spark a New Central America Revolution|Nina Lakhani|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
While not the most stimulating for those less passionate about cattle, Grandin made it interesting.The Most Inspiring Bits of Temple Grandin’s Reddit AMA|Emily Shire|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Everywhere cattle were being sold for a trifle, as there was no grass upon which they could feed.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
"I told them there was not an Indian in this village would steal cattle," said Ramona, indignantly.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
At length he thought of “Cattle” as a figure word to enable him to remember the number.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
And probably you would continue to let sections of it to men that wanted to raise cattle or horses on a small scale.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Bel is broken, Nebo is destroyed: their idols are put upon beasts and cattle, your burdens of heavy weight even unto weariness.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various