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How to use the word acres in a Sentence?

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We're getting ready to make one of the biggest bets ever on electrification, this isn't we're going to give up the Sequioas. It's 10 acres of a slightly altered buckwheat.

James Calaway

Found on CNN
1 month ago

Top News

There are extensive areas( where) livestock farmers have regularly used fire as a way to clear farm fields, this year, even with the governmental ban... these producers set fire that ended up spreading for thousands of acres due to the great drought.

Andre Luiz Siqueira

Found on CNN
7 months ago

Top News

That's a big, stinking issue when 1 million acres of the Emerald Triangle just burned down.

Tiffany Devitt

Found on CNN
7 months ago

Top News

We couldn't resist the allure of this cute little town in the middle of millions of acres of vast desert, and the chance to join together with locals... to try to create a new spark of excitement, to build a future for this place with a complex and colorful past.

Stuart Siegel

Found on CNN
1 year ago

Top News

We are not satisfied with the verdict and its not up our expectation, these 5 acres of land dont mean anything to us.

Zafaryab Jilani

Found on FOX News
1 year ago

World

These 5 acres of land dont mean anything to us, we are examining the verdict and whatever legal course is open for us.

Zafaryab Jilani

Found on FOX News
1 year ago

World

The 2016 plan identified 962,000 acres as suitable for commercial timber and suggested no more than 568,000 acres of that should be logged.

The Washington Post

Found on CNN
1 year ago

Politics

There were 6.5 acres covered with barracks, barbwire fence, sentry towers -- I recognize them, i remembered a stray dog that we adopted who would crawl into the crawl space and peer out from under it. Or the mess hall and the noise and the laughter and so forth.

George Takei

Found on CNN
1 year ago

Top News

That's great that they are coming. With these authorities getting a first-hand look at our reality, things will improve, the area we farm is 18,000 hectares (44,478 acres), but we only planted 12,000 hectares this season. But if we want to we can plant much more. The land is ours.

Arnaldo Zunizakae

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Environment

We targeted genes that we knew from our experience could make the plant more compact and manageable, farmers have been saying,' if you can just get them to behave, we'd be growing acres of these.'.

Van Eck

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Top News

Suddenly we had people with thousands of acres while others had to contend with a few hundred or less.

Mary Nkaru

Found on Reuters
4 years ago

Environment

The surprise is in the corn acreage numbers, i remember saying after the March report that we would not see that many corn acres.

Brian Hoops

Found on Reuters
4 years ago

Company News

The bean number came pretty close to the average trade guess, but people out there had a 'fear number' that was 2.5 to 3 million acres higher than the average trade guess, when that fear wasn't realized, they considered it bullish.

Jim Gerlach

Found on Reuters
4 years ago

Company News

Soybean acres here in the U.S. will take center stage today!

Van Trump

Found on Reuters
4 years ago

Company News

We could put [on] a water-ski show in the afternoon and we could at night have a great show like they have in Disneyland, only bigger, and we can have fireworks every night .?.?. that would cover the whole 40 acres as an umbrella.

Steve Wynn

Found on FOX News
5 years ago

Travel

That's going to be the headline grabber: the big surge in corn acres, farmers prefer to plant corn. That's their desired crop. They see the most opportunity there for being able to capture something down the road if we have a weather scare.

Arlan Suderman

Found on Reuters
5 years ago

Company News

We never dreamed that we'd be doing work with llamas and alpacas, we came to Oregon 20 years ago, and bought 2 ½ acres. Basically, we got tired of mowing the lawn, so we went to the fair to look for some animals to keep it eaten down.

Lori Gregory

Found on CNN
5 years ago

Health

It stands head and shoulders above everything else as it is head and shoulders above everything else, it's truly a one of a kind. Where can you go with half-a-million acres under one fence with oil, cattle, natural resources and intellectual property ? Nowhere, it's just not out there. Uechtritz, who has sold everything from cattle stations in his native Australia to celebrity pads in Beverly Hills, explained that he had turned down a number of eye-watering bids.

Bernard Uechtritz

Found on CNN
5 years ago

Top News

Mostly they came in by joint venture with local (ethnic) Chinese companies, our firms have already sold two six-acres sites to the Chinese. We need money.

Aung Ko Oo

Found on Reuters
5 years ago

Top News

The governor's executive order calls on every Californian to help save water during this drought and it specifically includes limiting car washing and making sure to wash with recycled water, all over the state many Californians are rising to the challenge and there's always more conservation work to be done, George Kostyrko said. Unlike many commercial car washes, the county's facilities do not use recirculated water, The Daily News said. The supervisors declined to answer questions from The Daily News about the car washing. County public information officers and representatives for Garcetti had no immediate comment when contacted by Reuters. California is in its fourth year of a withering drought that has killed 12.5 million trees, forced farmers to fallow a half-million acres of land and left mountains bereft of snow that melts to replenish streams and reservoirs. Garcetti's.

George Kostyrko

Found on Reuters
5 years ago

Environment

I think when he (Okada) is finished with the construction of the first phase, I would really love to start on the development of the rest of the land which is 30 hectares (74.13 acres).

Antonio Cojuangco

Found on Reuters
5 years ago

Company News

David Phippen said David Phippen grandfather paid a premium price for hundreds of acres in the 1930s because it came with ironclad senior water rights. David Phippen said David Phippen takes those rights to the bank when David Phippen needs loans to replant almond orchards or install new irrigation lines. David Phippen fears that state officials are tampering with a system that has worked for years. In the water world, the pre-1914 rights were considered to be gold.

Ed Casey

Found on FOX News
5 years ago

Politics

This is a long term very intensive project, we do not intend to build Rome in a day. We will be building the studio a stage at a time and offices one at a time, but in terms of pure size -1,560 acres- I’m not aware of any projects even close. We couldn’t be happier or luckier to be here.

Chairman Jake Shapiro

Found on FOX News
5 years ago

Entertainment

We burned more acres in Washington and Oregon last year than any year before. The Northwest got clobbered. we're dryer now than at this time last year, and we're six weeks ahead of schedule.

Dan Ferguson

Found on Reuters
6 years ago

Environment

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