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Western Word of the Week - Granger - #WesternWordoftheWeek


Welcome to our Weekly Western Word of the Day...

Granger - derogatory name for a farmer

Other terms include "churn twister", "hayseed", "hay shaker", "nester", "plow chaser"

Ranchers were often at odds with Farmers because they wanted to close off the free range of land from the cows to keep them off their land.

The Cowboy Encyclopedia by Richard W Slatta; ISBN#0-87436-738-7

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