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On farms, connectivity can help with managing equipment, monitoring livestock, and analyzing water usage to optimize plant growth.Omnispace raises $60M to fuse satellites and 5G into one ubiquitous network|Danny Crichton|February 2, 2021|TechCrunch
Farmers wonder whether red wolves are dangerous to livestock.Wild red wolves hanging on but more cooperation needed to save the species|Ann Cameron Siegal|January 26, 2021|Washington Post
Rural people in his region once controlled destructive fires by starting or allowing frequent, low-intensity fires, and using livestock to eat down brush in the interim.What the complex math of fire modeling tells us about the future of California’s forests|Amy Nordrum|January 18, 2021|MIT Technology Review
The single biggest predictor of spillover events is land-use change—more land going to agriculture and more specifically to livestock production.The Man Who Saw the Pandemic Coming - Issue 94: Evolving|Kevin Berger|December 30, 2020|Nautilus
Investors who bought llamas and alpacas as livestock didn’t fare so well, as there wasn’t much of a US market for their milk or wool.
It used to carry livestock but sailed its final voyage with a hold full of Syrian men, women, and children.
Biologist Mattson is alarmed by the abrupt 2008 rise in grizzly mortality from conflicts both with livestock and hunters.
Renowned livestock specialist and autism advocate Temple Grandin brought her unique intellect and wit to Reddit.The Most Inspiring Bits of Temple Grandin’s Reddit AMA|Emily Shire|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Diversification was as beneficial in financial investments as it was in growing crops and raising livestock.‘The Harness Maker’s Dream:’ The Unlikely Ranch King of Texas|Nick Kotz|September 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Intensive livestock farming basically means housing animals in artificial cities.Aporkalypse Now: Pig-Killing Virus Could Mean the End of Bacon|Carrie Arnold|August 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Even fences, so important to livestock raising, had been entirely demolished in most instances.
As a matter of fact, Virginia is a leader in the South in the relative importance of livestock and livestock products.
Although agriculture is no longer the leading occupation, Virginia has a variety of important crops and livestock.
The rest of the livestock was turned from the corrals and the cabin and stables set afire.
A dozen years ago, in one season, he had sold eighty thousand dollars worth of livestock from these two ranches.