- n.<美>大农场， （兼种果树，养鸡等的）大牧场( ranch的名词复数 );
They hauled feedlot manure from the ranches to fertilize their fields.
Many abandoned ranches are purchased or leased by other poultrymen.
After the harvest, the ranches seemed asleep.
There was no lack of comment as to Minna Hooven about the ranches.
On large ranches, copters have sirens for scaring out cattle lost in the bush.
The covers were encouraging : there were pictures of cowboys, ranches and cat - tle.
它们的封面挺令人振奋: 有牛仔 、 牧场和牛的照片.
Ms. Williams says the association has 124 member ranches.
Cattle and horses on big ranches are marked with brands to show who owns them.
This is the home of the buckaroos, cowboys who work on cattle ranches in Nevada.