stock raiser

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stock raiser - farmer who breed or raises livestockstock raiser - farmer who breed or raises livestock
breeder, stock breeder - a person who breeds animals
beef man, cattleman, cow man - a man who raises (or tends) cattle
farmer, granger, husbandman, sodbuster - a person who operates a farm
sheepman - a man who raises (or tends) sheep
References in classic literature ?
They were drovers and stock raisers, who had come from far states, and brokers and commission merchants, and buyers for all the big packing houses.
A common theme is that of increased distance between the farmer, dairyman and stock raiser and the consumer.
The Yazidi have been farmers and stock raisers since ancient times, which is why most Yazidi feast relate to natural phenomena.