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farmers
Subject Category
B Rural and Agricultural Sociology
Definition
A person who is engaged in the raising of crops, poultry or livestock.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/39491.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/39491
Broader Term
people
Narrower Term
growers
limited resource farmers
ranchers
small-scale farmers
socially disadvantaged farmers
Related Term
farm families
farm operators
farm ownership
farmers' attitudes
farmers' rights
occupations
Spanish
agricultores
Term Number
39491