agistment


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agistment

(əˈdʒɪstmənt)
n
1. the act of agisting
2. the fee charged for agisting
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Lastly, I argue that herd sharing is nothing new; rather, courts should uphold herd share agreements because, properly written, such agreements are simply an investment contract of the type firmly rooted in the history of agistment and clearly related to similar arrangements for the shared ownership of livestock routinely used in agricultural communities across the United States.
Cattle had to be trucked thousands of kilometres between properties, put on agistment or sold below cost to make ends meet.
Assart of the forest, rights of agistment, rights of pannage, estovers of fire, house, cart or hedge, rush, fern, gorze and sedge rights, rights to searwood, to windfalls, to dotards, rights of lops and tops--in all, the overlapping vocabulary of natural and social relations recall a forgotten world, easily romanticized by those first criticizing the simplicities of meum et tuum.
An outbreak of Akabane-induced abnormalities in calves after agistment in an endemic region.
Melanie also imports and exports alpacas and offers training, consultancy and support on all aspects of selection and farm layout, plus agistment (livery) for other owners.
The first approach uses a percentage of the market value of the land; the second approach relates to agistment rates; (28) the third approach examines productive value of the land; and the fourth uses a gross margin or income approach.
While Metheny does not discuss gender participation in equestrian competition, following Bourdieu we note the class basis of the sport and the fact that possession of horses requires considerable economic and cultural capital for agistment, training and management, while ownership usually involves social capital through forging social connections.
In a Survey of Birmingham made in 1553 it was stated that the keeper of the park had all the profits and commodities of the land, namely deer, rabbits; the windfalls of wood as well as lopped wood; all the herbage and agistment (the taking in of other men's swine to feed); and also all the pannage (the food of swine like beechnuts and acorns).
For the first time, many of the Boards refused agistment rights or simply closed the routes to travelling stock unless they could name an outside destination.
Lastly, health risks aside, herd sharing is not some "mere subterfuge" (154) to skirt the law prohibiting sales of raw milk; rather, properly written herd share agreements represent a type of shared ownership arrangement in livestock that is firmly rooted in the long history of agistment, one that is still widely practiced in agricultural operations across the United States today.
Festival fatalities rose to three with Agistment, who broke his neck in the opener and Family Way, badly injured foreleg in the Coral Cup, joining Maamur, put down on Tuesday.