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  • noun Plural form of feedlot.

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Examples

  • With grass so plentiful and rich, he told me, animals can produce meat almost as marbled as that of animals finished in feedlots on grain.

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  • With grass so plentiful and rich, he told me, animals can produce meat almost as marbled as that of animals finished in feedlots on grain.

    Out of the Frying Pan

  • According to their research, sorghum strips excess nitrogen out of soils with such efficiency that it may solve waste disposal problems for cities and livestock operations (such as feedlots) that generate nitrogen-laden wastes.

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  • The domestication of various farm animals meant that corresponding industries such as feedlots, animal husbandry and meat processing have also been studied, and developed.

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  • In the face of rising food prices over the past two years, the government imposed a series of measures, including export limits on agricultural products and subsidies for domestic grain users such as feedlots and dairies.

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  • We visited feedlots and fish hatcheries, cheese plants and cracker companies, and wind farms and gas fields.

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  • If you keep beef cattle in crowded feedlots and give them high levels of grain in their diets they are very likely to get stressed, reducing their natural immunity to diseases, and increasing the risk of liver abscesses, bloat and acidosis.

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  • If you keep beef cattle in crowded feedlots and give them high levels of grain in their diets they are very likely to get stressed, reducing their natural immunity to diseases, and increasing the risk of liver abscesses, bloat and acidosis.

    Andrew Gunther: E. Coli and the Misuse of Antibiotics

  • American cattle producers from Texas to Tennessee ship their herds each summer to the Flint Hills region of Kansas, where the animals bulk up on grass before they're dispatched to feedlots and then slaughtered.

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  • We visited feedlots and fish hatcheries, cheese plants and cracker companies, and wind farms and gas fields.

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