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king ranch

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lexie salazar

on 10 April 2013

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Importance to Texas Economy Location 825,000 The acreage of the ranch Barbed wire Barbed wire did not effect the king Ranch because before barbed wire was invented King Ranch already had fences. Ranch This ranch is still in operation today The importance t the economy is the cattle the ranch produces. Because King Ranch has so much cattle it can provide Texas with a lot of food(meat) By: Alexes Salazar King Ranch location of the ranch is in Gertrudis Creek in South Texas Amount of livestock 55,000 cattle County and country ranch is located The county the ranch is located in is Nueces county
The countries it is located in is Kennedy, Kleberg, and Wilacy countries Year Established 1852 Who was it established by? Richard King and Gideon K. Lewis 2,982 Horses Windmills The invention of the windmill had a big effect on the ranch because before windmills were used in the ranch many areas did not have water to provide for settlers. After the windmills were starting to be used in the ranch settlers could now settle on the land. Interesting facts Larger than the state Rhode Island It took King Ranch a while to use windmills Bibliography http://www.king-ranch.com/ http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/apk01 http://www.google.com/imghp http://americashorsedaily.com/texas-fun-facts/ THE END Also had sheep and goat but there was not an exact number
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