Hog farm


Hog farm

Hog farm may refer to:
*Intensive pig farming, the breeding of domesticated pigs for their meat.
*The Hog Farm, America's longest running hippie commune.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Hog Farm — The Hog Farm is an organization considered to be America s longest running hippie commune. With beginnings as an actual collective hog farm in Tujunga, California, the group, founded in the 1960s by Wavy Gravy, evolved into a mobile,… …   Wikipedia

  • Hog Farm — Frontansicht von Further Rückansicht des Busses Die Hog Farm („Sch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • hog — [[t]hɒ̱g, AM hɔ͟ːg[/t]] hogs, hogging, hogged 1) N COUNT A hog is a pig. In British English, hog usually refers to a large male pig that has been castrated, but in American English it can refer to any kind of pig. We picked the corn by hand and… …   English dictionary

  • Hog-baiting — Hog baiting, aka Hog dogging, Hog dog fighting, or Hog dog rodeo is a bloodsport involving the baiting of a hog or boar.BackgroundIn a typical match the hog is released into a pen with one or more dogs who attempt to subdue it. In more violent… …   Wikipedia

  • Hog Island (New York) — Hog Island was a set of two islands off Long Island, New York, one shown on the map is the present day Barnum Island, part of Island Park, New York. The other reportedly existed to the south of Long Beach and Rockaway Beach.Hog Island was a pig… …   Wikipedia

  • farm management — ▪ agriculture Introduction       making (industrial engineering) and implementing of the decisions (agribusiness) involved in organizing and operating a farm for maximum production and profit. Farm management draws on agricultural economics for… …   Universalium

  • hog cholera — Vet. Pathol. an acute, usually fatal, highly contagious disease of swine caused by an RNA virus of the genus Pestivirus, characterized by high fever, lack of appetite, diarrhea, and lethargy. Also called swine fever. [1855 60, Amer.] * * * or… …   Universalium

  • farm — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ big, large ▪ little, small ▪ 100 acre, 200 hectare, etc. ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • farm building — ▪ agriculture Introduction       any of the structures used in farming operations, which may include buildings to house families and workers, as well as livestock, machinery, and crops.       The basic unit of commercial agricultural operation,… …   Universalium

  • hog waller — noun Any poor town or out of way place, that is populated by hillbillies and their farm animals. Syn: Podunk See Also: hog wallowing, hog island, hog town …   Wiktionary