Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to stockbreeding: husbandry


The breeding and raising of livestock.

stock′breed′er n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.


(ˈstɒkˌbri dɪŋ)

the breeding and raising of livestock for marketing or exhibition.
stock′breed`er, n.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.


[ˈstɒkˌbriːdɪŋ] Nganadería f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005


[ˈstɒkˌbriːdɪŋ] nallevamento di bestiame
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
In the TRA Region, where stockbreeding is vitally important, the aforementioned fluctuations were experienced more severely.
The call for applications that was announced Wednesday and will stay open until 9 February provides a wide range of investments in primary agriculture and stockbreeding including investments in infrastructure projects.
Kim also discussed the Korea's Employment Permit System (EPS), a government-to-government program with 16 nations including the Philippines that allows nationals to work in Korean manufacturing, construction, fish breeding, and agriculture and stockbreeding industries.
"We must quickly establish the necessary mechanisms to ensure that Sudan's oilfields are operational, land is allocated for agriculture and stockbreeding, and trade is improved.
The event will also put the spotlight on organic agriculture, stockbreeding, and fish farming as critical to the kingdom's food security.
Improving the meat characteristics of Kazakh sheep has become the focal point of stockbreeding. All experiments involving animals were performed under the protocol approved by the Animal Care Committee of Shihezi University (XJ-2015NS842).
The head of state got acquainted with the projects on development of poultry, fish farming, beekeeping, stockbreeding, camel breeding, potato growing, citrus cultivating and on organization of an agrological center, as well as on land measurement and rational use of water.
Ochirova, Director of Humanistic Research, noted that for 5,000 years, the northwestern part of the Precaspian was used for stockbreeding, a practice that was continued in the area as an inseparable part of the Russian empire during the 17th and 18th Centuries.
(98.) Evgeny Chernykh, "The 'Steppe Belt' of Stockbreeding Cultures in Eurasia during the Early Metal Age," Trabajos de Prehistoria 65.2 (2008): 90-91; Yang Jianhua [phrase omitted] and Shao Huiqiu [phrase omitted], "Shang wenhua dui Zhongguo beifang yiji Ouya caoyuan dongbu diqu de yingxiang" [phrase omitted], Kaogu yu wenwu 2014.3: 45-57.
A symposium on investing in the sector of camelids stockbreeding will take place on Sunday at the initiative of the Ministry of Agriculture.
Furthermore, agriculture, stockbreeding, tourism, industry, energy, transportation, building trade and mining activities have direct or indirect effects on forests.