bread basket

bread basket

an agricultural area, such as the U.S. Midwest, that provides large amounts of food to other areas. [Am. Hist.: Misc.]
See: Farming
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Under food security and nutrition, the main objective is to restore Zimbabwe s bread basket status, producing sufficient food to sustain the country and also the whole region of Southern Africa.
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Anglesey is known as 'Mon Mam Cymru' or the bread basket of Wales, known for Feeding and not Heating - and I don't mean feeding the bank balances of farmers letting the land for these farms.
Anything that isn't on a menu at a chain restaurant, such as a bread basket or drinks at the bar.
Leslie Ramsammy said after many troubling years, Guyana now has the potential to again emerge as the bread basket of the Caribbean.
Meanwhile, on the date itself 74 percent of women say they would avoid the bread basket and carb dishes at dinner on the big night, to ensure their tummy is as flat as possible.
This is an ambitious initiative to further develop Ukraine's IT industry, using the sector as a driving force for growth to help rapidly turn the economy from Europe's bread basket to brain basket," said Torben Majgaard, CEO and founder of Ciklum, one of Ukraine's largest exporters of IT services.
Sally Harris said hers was only the second family to own the bakers, now called the Bournville Bread Basket.
Ask nicely and you can raid the bread basket and make yourself a little picnic for the day.
as a bread basket in the kitchen or placed in the entrance way in which to put keys and coins.
It is also ironic that the maximum wastage took place in the country's bread basket -- Punjab.