Sentence Examples with the word Sheep-shearing

A large part of the foreign trade is in their hands, and at the season of the sheep-shearing their agents and representatives are found everywhere among the Bedouins and Madan Arabs of the interior, purchasing the wool and selling various commodities in return.

In 1900, at York, the competitions were concerned with horse-power cultivators, self-moving steam diggers, milking machines and sheep-shearing machines (power and hand).

In 1893, at Chester, self-binding harvesters and sheep-shearing machines (power) were the appliances respectively in competition.