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farm bill

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n farm bill a statute that would regulate farm production and prices
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Usage

In literature:

The farm will have to be sold and Rachel thinks there'll be hardly anything left after the bills are settled.
"Anne Of Avonlea" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
Bill Smith, Bill Hughes, and myself, were the working force of the farm, which consisted of three or four hundred acres.
"My Bondage and My Freedom" by Frederick Douglass
So true is this, that there is not a bill of sale, not a farm lease, not an annuity, but implies it.
"What is Property?" by P. J. Proudhon
I jumped over the rest to shove my five (two weeks' farm work) in his hands and grab that bill cake.
"The University of Hard Knocks" by Ralph Parlette
You could look after the farm and Bill could go back and forth.
"Lahoma" by John Breckinridge Ellis
Bill Rawlins, he's gone to farming.
"Sixes and Sevens" by O. Henry
Bill was cursing, and Kurt gathered that the farm-hand was predicting fires all around.
"The Desert of Wheat" by Zane Grey
For there is Bill, the second eldest, who stays at home and helps work the farm.
"Betty's Bright Idea; Deacon Pitkin's Farm; and The First Christmas of New England" by Harriet Beecher Stowe
Of course his office is in New York City, though his farm is in Connecticut and New York has a law which fills the bill.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the" by Various
After dat we worked on shares on de Hart plantation; den we farmed fo'-five years wid Mr. Bill Johnson.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
Mr. Newton would not hear of Glen pushing Jolly Bill back to the farm house.
"The Boy Scout Treasure Hunters" by Charles Henry Lerrigo
Got a good farm out there, Bill has; we may need it for stock yards or something, later on.
"Aladdin & Co." by Herbert Quick
Fear of running up a bill deters many a farm woman from calling a doctor, when one call might prevent many more later on.
"The Farmer and His Community" by Dwight Sanderson
I should not like to tell you all that was said to Bill when, an hour after breakfast-time, he came skulking up to the farm.
"The Adventures of A Brownie" by Miss Mulock
So an end had come to Bill's farming, naturally.
"Finn The Wolfhound" by A. J. Dawson
Accordingly, instead of riding direct to the house, he made a devour and rode across the farm until he met Bill Harrison.
"The Young Colonists" by G.A. Henty
And there are doctor's bills to pay yet, and a little debt on the farm.
"The Graysons" by Edward Eggleston
Mrs. Bills has succeeded in a direction which has not generally been attempted by women; this is the management of a farm.
"Ocean to Ocean on Horseback" by Willard Glazier
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In poetry:

When I go home and stroll about the farm,
The thicket and the barnyard will be warm.
Jess will be there, and Nigger Bill, and Tom --
On whom time's chisel works no hint of harm --
And, oh, 'twill be a day to rest and roam,
When I go home!
"When I Go Home" by John Charles McNeill

In news:

Farm Bill debate continues.
The Farm Bill debate continues in Washington.
Expected cuts in Farm Bill will affect Georgians.
Saxby Chambliss says the Farm Bill is facing numerous cuts because of the federal deficit.
While much of the nation worries about a "fiscal cliff" coming at the end of the year, failure to pass a new Farm Bill could bring a hazard being called a "dairy cliff.".
McCaskill talks Farm Bill to Palmyra farmers.
Uncertain future for farm bill .
Milk prices might double if farm bill not passed.
Milk prices may double without Farm Bill .
Charles Schumer says milk prices in stores across New York could double if the Farm Bill isn't renewed.
Congressional agriculture leaders are negotiating a long-term farm bill package to be inserted into a fiscal cliff deal expected by the end of the month.
House committee approves 5-year farm bill .
Stalled Farm Bill Is Pushed for Its Savings.
Farm Bill expiration affects exports.
Farm bill delay no surprise for former ag secretary.
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In science:

Two amendments to H.R. 6196, the Administration Farm Bill.
Partition Decomposition for Roll Call Data
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