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graze

[grāz]
(ordnance)
To pass close to the surface, as a shot that follows a path nearly parallel to the ground and low enough to strike a standing person.
Burst of a projectile at the instant of impact with the ground. Also known as graze burst.
In time fire, a burst on impact with the ground or other material object on a level with or below the target.
(vertebrate zoology)
To feed by browsing on, cropping, and eating grass.
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The reduction of inadequate forage for wildlife, degradation of habitat, transfer of disease, and decline in the breeding performance of both domestic livestock and wildlife are the latent impacts of extreme grazing through livestock (Bhatnagar and Mathur, 2001).
According to the sources, out of 60,000 acres of grazing land in the district, at least 45,000 acres had been occupied illegally.
A minor is prohibited from grazing, rearing or herding of livestock except under the supervision of an adult, while anyone found guilty of possession of offensive weapon within or outside the ranch, is liable on conviction to imprisonment for one year or fine of N100,000 or both.
He told farmers attending an intensive two-day Farming Connect "master grass" course that managing grazing will become ever more important, not only to reduce cost of production but to capitalise on changes to consumer eating habits and a demand for products that deliver additional health benefits.
Sometimes called holistic planned grazing or tall grass grazing, it is a type of rotational grazing that involves a high stocking density, frequent moving of livestock, beneficial trampling of stalky stems and a much longer rest period than other planned grazing systems, leading to taller plants with deeper root systems and greater sward resilience.
Furthermore, in the tropics, the heat of the day, particularly during summer months could be a main factor affecting grazing behavior patterns, and perhaps inducing more nocturnal activity.
Their spokesperson, Muhumed Kalmey, blamed conflicts and altercations on lack of grazing corridors.
The meeting, which is being held at The Selkirk Arms on Tuesday, September 25, is expected to attract a large turnout of farmers, particularly after a very challenging 2018 grazing season and shortage of forage supplies.
This gives the option of late summer grazing (in a dry year), autumn grazing for cows at the end of lactation, or over-winter grazing for dry cows.
Federal officials have agreed to settle a lawsuit with environmental groups that prevents domestic sheep from grazing in eastern Idaho until a scientific study addressing how they might threaten bighorn sheep with deadly diseases is completed.<br />The U.S.
The Cholistan University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (CUVAS) Bahawalpur and Combating Poverty and Climate Change Foundation (CPCCF) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop a diversified forest-cum-grazing pasture at CUVAS for the grazing of multi-species of animals.