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Traditionally, people who are related by blood or marriage. The term can mean many different things depending on the circumstances. Most statutes have a section devoted to “definitions” that will tell you the intended definition of words used in the law. For example, the concept of what constitutes a family may be important in zoning cases for single-family housing or apartment restrictions against non-family members living in the apartment with the tenant.

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MANILA -- To emphasize the growing importance of family farming in Philippine agriculture, the government is now highlighting family farms as models of successful farming rather than large tracts of land that are "managed like a factory," Agrarian Reform Secretary Virgilio de los Reyes said.
Gwion and Meinir Lynch are both highly-respected Welsh authors but they also run a vibrant family farm.
He said: "Although I have moved from the family farm, I still enjoy the land, love the animals and get great pleasure from this great environment we live in.
She argues that the essential characteristics of farm based cheese production replicated those of the butter made on almost every northern farm and anticipated buttermaking's disappearance from the family farm.
I was at an American Enterprise Institute thing where someone said, |Maybe we just don't need family farms anymore; we've progressed beyond them,"' recalls Gary Dorrien, author of The Neoconservative Mind.
and chief spokesperson for the Wisconsin Family Farm Defense Fund.
While the Family Farm Schools focus on providing a high school education, the program supported by ATI-FPD focuses on a post-secondary program leading to a Diploma in Farm Business Management or a Diploma in Entrepreneurship.
Wronski and his wife operated a well-known family farm stand in Sterling for 25 years.
FAMILY farms - the backbone of Welsh rural communities - must be the main players in future food production, Farmers' Union of Wales president Emyr Jones said at the Royal Welsh Show yesterday.
aPenantigi As well as bottling and selling water from a natural spring, Wyn Hughes and his family farm run the local Red Lion pub - which sells bottled water and produce from their organic farm.
Any Damn Fool Can Be A Farmer" is informative, engaging, and highly recommended reading as Knopes presents a personal account of the joys and trials arising from life on a family farm.
A farm such as the Bangs family farm on, where else, Bangs Road just west of Fern Ridge.

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