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What is the acreage of your ranch?

Sentences with the noun acreage

4 examples:

It would be easy not to have noticed, given that much of that acreage is tucked away in Maine.
(The Independent - Business, )

Since 2004’s ‘Sideways’ made a star of domestic Pinot Noir, the U.S. has planted nearly twice the acreage of the finicky grape.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

We’re supposed to be moving to an acreage; well, you don’t really want to take a sick person out to an acreage,” she says. “I’ve got a horse.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

The Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society calls the seizure of 201 dogs from an acreage near Milk River one of the worst cases of neglect they have ever seen.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

Other sentences

83 examples:

In the Depression we had to divert corn acreage.
(Orville Redenbacher)

Growers like Ray Morris helped increase the acreage devoted to peanuts in Georgia.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Oil producers with core acreage in good basins can deal with $55 crude prices, said Mike Kelly.
(CNBC, )

The search of his parents' acreage continues and police are also searching a municipal landfill.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

Expanded acreage, overall favorable weather promises plenty of bargain bottles for vino aficionados.
(USA Today - Money, )

U.S. farmers will plant the lowest corn acreage since 2010 as they switch into soybeans and other oilseeds.
(CNBC, )

Drought and water shortages could push California's cotton acreage to its lowest levels since the early 1930s.
(NBC News Science, )

The drought in California and affordable acreage are prompting explosive growth in the market for Oregon vineyards.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Some North Dakota oil drillers are turning to acreage beyond the Bakken formation where their cost per barrel is lower.
(CNBC, )

The USDA Stocks In All Positions & Planted Acreage Report to be released March 31st at 11: 00 AM CDST will be no exception.
(Forbes - Business, )

The paper gives farmers of pollination-dependent crops tangible results to convert marginal acreage to fields of wildflowers.
(Science Daily - News, )

The Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy announced it was opening up acreage on its continental shelf to energy explorers.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

The search of an acreage connected to the disappearance of a five-year-old and his grandparents is finished, say Calgary police.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

Offering acreage off the coast of Massachusetts and Rhode Island to wind energy developers is a boost for U.S. energy security, Rep.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Swedish energy company Lundin Petroleum said Tuesday it was pleased with the resource potential in acreage off the coast of Indonesia.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Little Finland, which is actually a pretty big place in terms of acreage, has officially taken on the role of Sochi's Olympic spoiler.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Operations in shale acreage in eastern Ukraine can no longer continue as planned, the chief executive officer at Royal Dutch Shell said.
(UPI - Business News, )

An animal rescue society says 201 dogs seized from a Milk River, Alta., acreage this winter are recovering well after months of neglect.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

Austrian energy company OMV said Wednesday it was extending its reach into sub-Saharan Africa by taking on acreage off the coast of Gabon.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Thousands of firefighters have worked around the clock, battling exhaustion, to try to contain flames that have swept through vast acreage.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

Devon Energy Corp. announced it acquired 50,000 acres of shale acreage in Oklahoma that holds an estimated 23 million barrels of oil equivalent.
(UPI - Business News, )

An auction for acreage off the coast of Maryland reserved for wind energy got under way Tuesday, the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management said.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Chesapeake Energy and SandRidge energy worked to rig bids and limit competition for oil and gas acreage in Oklahoma, a class-action suit alleges.
(UPI - Business News, )

An auction for acreage in the western Gulf of Mexico drew more than $100 million in high bids from energy companies, the Interior Department said.
(UPI - Business News, )

Only two of the nine parcels on the auction block for energy explorers were doled out for eastern Canadian offshore acreage, a regional body said.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Canadian energy company Encana Corp. said it completed the sale of the acreage and associated infrastructure in Alberta to a rival for $1.8 billion.
(UPI - Business News, )

Austrian energy company OMV said Monday it paid $2.65 billion to acquire North Sea oil and natural gas acreage from Norwegian energy company Statoil.
(UPI - Business News, )

RWE Dea U.K. Managing Director Dirk Schoene said offshore acreage acquired west of the Shetland Islands fits "perfectly" into its North Sea strategy.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

New acreage available off the coast of Massachusetts will triple the amount available for wind energy development, the U.S. Interior Department said.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Some Midwestern farmers plan to increase soybean acreage in 2014, a development that could lead to record U.S. soybean plantings and push down prices.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

Canadian energy company Encana said Wednesday it will pay around $3.1 billion to acquire acreage at the center of the Eagle Ford shale basin in Texas.
(UPI - Business News, )

A portion of Canadian shale natural gas acreage was sold to a Kuwaiti energy company for $1.3 billion, the Canadian subsidiary of Chevron said Monday.
(UPI - Business News, )

A woman the Alberta SPCA says hoarded more than 200 dogs on an acreage in Milk River has a past conviction for animal neglect, a court document shows.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

A swap of acreage in the Wattenberg oil reserve in Colorado will lead to greater production efficiency, Anadarko Petroleum Corp. and Noble Energy said.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

The estimated $222 million received from the sale of shale acreage in North Dakota and Montana will help balance the books, Continental Resources said.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Sanchez Energy Corp., a U.S. company focused on shale in the Gulf Coast region, said it made a strategic move by buying acreage in the Eagle Ford shale.
(UPI - Business News, )

After suspending some rig work to save capital, Norwegian energy company Statoil said Tuesday it sold acreage in a key U.S. shale play for $394 million.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

The Obama administration has declared war on the economic future of Alaska by proposing new acreage as protected wilderness, congressional leaders said.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Norwegian energy company Statoil said it retained some of its shale acreage in the United States, but completed a sale Friday of assets in West Virginia.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Denver company Gasco Energy agreed to shut down a natural gas production well and restore wetland acreage in response to federal complaints, the EPA said.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Gulfsands Petroleum, which has headquarters in London, said Monday it planned to spend $3.5 million to develop newly-acquired acreage in northern Morocco.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Acreage set for auction in the Gulf of Mexico may hold as much as 894 million barrels of oil and 3.9 trillion cubic feet of gas, the U.S. government said.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Though only five energy companies submitted bids for new acreage in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, the industry said offshore interest was an economic priority.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Despite reporting weakness during the sector downturn, Australia's Woodside Petroleum said it acquired new exploration acreage off the West African coast.
(UPI - Business News, )

Just ask Denver-based SM Energy Co., which last week spent $1.6 billion to expand its acreage in America’s most prodigious oil patch, the Permian Basin.
(The Denver Post - Business, )

The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management said it will hold an oil and gas acreage lease sale in the eastern planning area of the Gulf of Mexico in March.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Opening up more acreage in the Gulf of Mexico to potential oil and gas drillers could bring in more revenue to federal and state coffers, a regulator said.
(UPI - Business News, )

Despite tough industry conditions, bidding that emerged in the latest lease shows the U.S. Gulf of Mexico remains good energy acreage, the government said.
(UPI - Business News, )

China Petroleum & Chemical Corp. closed a deal to take an equity share in nearly 1 million acres of oil and gas acreage in Oklahoma, Chesapeake Energy said.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Hess Corp.'s chief executive said Wednesday his company decided to unload acreage in the Utica shale play in the United States because it wasn't profitable.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

With a potential for growth in the fledgling shale sector, the British government said Tuesday it was expecting bidders for new onshore oil and gas acreage.
(UPI - Business News, )

As much as 200 million barrels of oil and more than 900 billion cubic feet of gas may be available in new acreage in the Gulf of Mexico, the government said.
(UPI - Business News, )

Companies are buying large estates with ample acreage and converting them into corporate retreats for networking, brainstorming—and a little quail hunting.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Despite reporting weak results in the third quarter, Maersk Oil said it was taking a long view with new investments in onshore acreage in Kenya and Ethiopia.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Acreage off the Maryland coast could generate enough energy for 300,000 homes in a program from Texas energy company U.S. Wind Inc., the U.S. government said.
(UPI - Business News, )

The drilling rigs will be added to crucial shale acreage in the United States, based on the company’s expectations for a recovery in the price of crude oil.
(The New York Times - Business, )

British energy company Centrica said Thursday it acquired natural gas acreage in Alberta, Canada, through a partnership with Qatar Petroleum for $45.8 million.
(UPI - Business News, )

A lack of interest in new oil and gas acreage for sale in the U.S. waters of the Gulf of Mexico may be indicative of a weak energy market, the government said.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

The U.S. government said it sold acreage in the Gulf of Mexico that may contain as much as 200 million barrels of oil and 938 billion cubic feet of natural gas.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

U.S.-based energy company Apache Corp. said it was offloading acreage in Canada it said produced 38 million cubic feet of natural gas during the second quarter.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

One billion barrels of oil and 4 trillion cubic feet of gas could be produced from acreage up for auction in the Gulf of Mexico, U.S. government officials said.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Canadian energy company Encana said it would use proceeds from the sale of its Colorado shale acreage to add flexibility during the downturn in the oil economy.
(UPI - Energy Resources, )

Denver residents have good access to the city's parks system but not enough acreage is dedicated to park land, according to a parks survey of the nation's cities.
(The Denver Post - Politics, )

Encouraged to look on the other side of the channel by its own government’s ban on ‘Le Fracking’, GDF has secured itself a piece of Britain’s shale acreage.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

A few years ago Allan Vinni took the advice of a local fire prevention officer and cut down 30 coniferous trees on his acreage, the kind that might burn readily in a wildfire.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago, Aug. 16 (UPI) -- Trinidad and Tobago's Energy Ministry said it was putting acreage in deep waters on the auction block for energy explorers.
(UPI - Business News, )

An auction for a family-owned farm outside Mead raked in $12.6 million Thursday as farmers, developers and municipalities all vied for the attached water units, ditch rights and land acreage.
(The Denver Post - Business, )

Royal Dutch Shell said it is selling its gas assets in Louisiana and Wyoming in two separate deals for $2.1 billion in cash and added acreage in the Marcellus and Utica shale plays in Pennsylvania.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Researchers have examined how changes in rainfall amounts and an increase in the amount of acreage used to grow such crops as corn and soybeans can affect the volume of river water flow in the U.S. Midwest.
(Science Daily - News, )

Monsanto’s fiscal first-quarter earnings topped expectations on strength in its soybean-seed segment, but the company warned that declines in global corn acreage would pinch profits in its current quarter.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

For decades, the expanse of empty acreage hugging the 405 Freeway in Carson had been eyed as an ideal location for a shopping mall, homes, a hotel, some combination of those three — or even an NFL stadium.
(Paul Pringle in Los Angeles Times - Boxing, )

Organizers of the NADAC-sanctioned agility competition at the Sondog Agility acreage west of Saskatoon offered the Fort McMurray residents free entry, lodging and other amenities during the event Saturday and Sunday.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

The White House outlined its strategy to restore the nation’s struggling honeybee and monarch butterfly populations to some semblance of health, mostly by expanding the acreage devoted to the plants that are crucial to their survival.
(The New York Times - Science, )

After losing out to Inglewood in their bid to get an NFL team, Carson officials expressed confidence Wednesday that leading developers would still be drawn to the vast empty acreage on top of an old landfill they hoped would host a stadium.
(Los Angeles Times - Football, )

Organizers of the North American Dog Agility Council-sanctioned agility competition at the Sondog Agility acreage west of Saskatoon offered the Fort McMurray residents free entry, lodging and other amenities during the event Saturday and Sunday.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

Elvis Xerri is nursing a few bruises after fighting off a cougar that attacked his girlfriend’s dog on his acreage southwest of Calgary early Monday — but acknowledges his injuries could have been a lot worse. “It scared the crap out of me.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Ranchers, acreage owners and town residents in the foothills say they feel threatened as grizzly bears move eastward — with some landowners even asking the province for the right to shoot the species that’s still considered at risk in Alberta.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Lou Harrison, the quintessential California composer -- vastly eclectic, Pacific-Rim-prescient, prolific maverick, visionary, seeker or pleasure and profundity -- liked to describe his musical interests by saying he spread his toys over a wide acreage.
(Mark Swed in Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

The USDA & NASS (National Agriculture Statistics Service) provides early season acreage guidance, but Tuesday’s report will be the first survey based estimate where producers (farmers) are surveyed via written and verbal questionnaires during the first two weeks of March 2015.
(Forbes - Business, )

Having fresh, local strawberries within reach across Texas is getting closer to reality, though growers and researchers alike say producing the popular fresh fruit is a new field altogether. “Our goal was to add 5 percent to the acreage and we’ve done that,” said one researcher. “There are a lot of interested people.
(Science Daily - News, )

The England players have a name for the number-crunching geeks who spend their days holed up in a gloomy corner of the red-rose training base in Surrey working out how much of everything each member of the squad does over the course of a training session: metres run, acreage covered, tackles made, rucks hit, line-out lifts effected… even, God forbid, passes completed.
(The Independent - Sport, )

Climate change affects forests across North America -- in some cases permitting insect outbreaks, plant diseases, wildfires and other problems -- but researchers say warmer temperatures are also making many forests grow faster and some less susceptible to pests, which could boost forest health and acreage, timber harvests, carbon storage, water recycling and other forest benefits in some areas.
(Science Daily - News, )

Teachers’ union president Jim Iker must feel an overwhelming sense of relief this week, and not only because he is free to return home to such preferred pursuits as old timer’s hockey and chopping wood on his acreage in the hamlet of Topley in northwestern B.C. The 86-per-cent ratification vote by teachers Thursday suggests that however much teachers hoped for a better deal, most recognized how Iker and his bargaining team did the best they could in the circumstances.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

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