from the barnyard

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  • Ben has only been mentioned on the show once, but seems to have completely vanished from the Barnyard after his death.
  • A moment later she met Holcroft carrying two pails of milk from the barnyard. Cited from He Fell In Love With His Wife, by Edward P. Roe
  • The rooster from the barnyard came running up and began gobbling down the bread with great gusto. Cited from The Laughing Prince, Jugoslav Folk and Fairy Tales, by Parker Fillmore
  • It's notable how Freddy is the only character to almost be banished from the barnyard twice for crimes he never committed.
  • He let down the bars separating the field from the barnyard and then saw and heard Smoky Pete in the field. Cited from Poor White, by Sherwood Anderson
  • He hauled out stable manure from the barnyard and gave an acre and a half of this piece of land a good dressing. Cited from Hiram The Young Farmer, by Burbank L. Todd
  • He kept his sharp eyes on the bank of the pond, for the ducks were just waddling down from the barnyard, to enjoy their morning swim. Cited from The Tale of Peter Mink, by Arthur Scott Bailey
  • Bob took his tape line and with Tony holding the ring against the fence that divided the south field from the barnyard, measured off fifty feet and drove a peg. Cited from Hidden Treasure, by John Thomas Simpson
  • Merton and I meanwhile put the horse to the cart and covered all the ground, especially the upper and poorer portions, with a good dressing from the barnyard. Cited from Driven Back to Eden, by E. P. Roe
  • Let them stand with their whole length of cane, and if you can scatter a good top-dressin' of fine manure scraped up from the barnyard, you'll make the berries larger. Cited from Driven Back to Eden, by E. P. Roe
  • She loved, too, the stir and sough of the creaking pines and the cheery calls from the barnyard. Cited from Kennedy Square, by F. Hopkinson Smith
  • From the barnyard, ten little porkers, roasted whole; one ox, four sheep -- only the best joints of these, the rest given away; and two succulent calves. Cited from The House of Walderne, by A. D. Crake
  • Of manures from the barnyard, that from the cow-stable is the best; wood-ashes, bone-dust, and decayed leaves also are excellent fertilizers. Cited from The Home Acre, by E. P. Roe
  • Foghorn distracts the Dawg by deliberately letting a young chick escape from the barnyard.
  • Through the clear morning air I could hear the roosters crowing vaingloriously from the barnyard, and the robins were singing, and occasionally from the distant road I heard the rumble of a wagon. Cited from Adventures In Friendship, by David Grayson
  • On some farms, the water supply comes from a well that is too near the barn or that is too shallow to avoid being made impure by the germs that filter into it from the barnyard or a cesspool. Cited from Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 2
  • As soon as Mr. Winters had returned to the house, you could have seen, had you been looking, three big goats and two young ones hurrying down the lane that led from the barnyard to the main road to Chicago, with a big, black crow flying over them. Cited from Billy Whiskers' Adventures, by Frances Trego Montgomery
  • Bob's heart beat quickly on Monday morning, as he looked out from the barnyard in the direction of the old mill and saw the smoke coming from the steam shovel that Mr. Brady had placed at the lower end of the ditch, ready to start operations. Cited from Hidden Treasure, by John Thomas Simpson
  • The main cause of this is the custom of digging the well in such a place that the waste water thrown out from the house, or the drainage from the barnyard or the pigpen or the chicken-house may wash into it, soaking down through the porous soil. Cited from The Child's Day, by Woods Hutchinson
  • Outside the old farmhouse the great dead limb of a monstrous white oak moaned and sighed, while the usual sounds from the barnyard were lost in the patter of the icy snowflakes that rattled against the window pane. Cited from Buffalo Roost, by F. H. Cheley