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livestock

1 any creature kept for the production of food, wool, skins or fur or for the purpose of its use in the farming of land or the carrying on of any agricultural activity: Agricultural Holdings Act 1986.
2 cattle, horses, asses, mules, hinnies, sheep, pigs, goats and poultry and deer not in the wild state for the purpose of the legislation relating to liability for animals. Scots law has similar statutory provisions.
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The second chapter discusses the strategies that were implemented by different government regimes to convert pastoral livestock production systems into commercial ranching.
Therefore, the entire livestock production system revolves around milk production activity.
Climate Resilient Livestock Production System in Punjab.
It would also improve Kenya's dismal performance on the AU's African Agricultural Transformation Scorecard, and achieve a climate resilient crop and livestock production systems envisaged in AGRA's Africa Agricultural Status Report of 2017.
This ERA-Net funds research on innovative solutions for sustainable livestock production systems in Europe.
These results suggest that alternatives to the current mix of livestock production systems could substitute current animal products and substantially reduce the current agricultural land use footprint from food production.
Shahid Rafiq Member ASD, PARC, briefed about the livestock production systems in Pakistan.
This past summer, some Smithsonian scientists visited Polyface Farms to study soil, bees, birds, and plant diversity to quantify how our livestock production systems affect pasture.

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