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Glossary
Word
Definition
Brittle tending
Country which receives large periods of nill precipitation  (long drys) (most of north Australia)
CE
Certified Educator (Holistic Management)
Coodardie
Name of  the old O’Brien Farm in southern Queensland in the early 1900’s, now used for current station and business name. Believed to be of Indigenous origins from the Kalgoorlie region of Western Australia.
Coo-ee
An Aussie bush call to gather the people together and share news.
Dry  cow
A cow which is not lactating
Empty cow
A cow which is not pregnant
Feral
Domesticated animal gone wild and living free
Ha
Abbreviation for hectare (unit of area)
HM
Holistic Management
KanDo
Name for Holistic Management demonstration sights - demonstrating “Can do” attitude and derived from Kachana Advocates Network
Km
Abbreviation for kilometre (unit of distance)
Mud map
A sketch of directions to a particular location
Numul Numul
Local indigenous term for many rocks
Weaner
When a calf is old enough to no longer be with his mother (approximately 6 - 9 months old.)
Wet cow
A lactating cow
Wwoofer
Acronym for Willing Workers on Organic Farms