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They serve free-range chicken.
  of livestock and domestic poultry:  permitted to graze or forage rather than being confined to a feedlot
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  • They serve free-range chicken.
  • Free range, organic, chemical free.
    Rick Yancey  --  The Infinite Sea
  • She loved it all, seeing the free-range boats get closer, the caged yachts appear and take on names and, finally, the beach take shape with Walt waiting at the waterline.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • I crawled in and dozed off, grateful to have running water and free range of movement.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black

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    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • Rosie was a "free-range chicken" from Petaluma Poultry.
    Michael Pollan  --  The Omnivore’s Dilemma
  • "Have done with these fooleries," said Don Quixote; "let us push on straight and get to our own place, where we will give free range to our fancies, and settle our plans for our future pastoral life."
    Miguel de Cervantes  --  Don Quixote
  • Granny used to say the hedge made it harder for the foxes to take the chickens during the war, when the chickens had free range of the garden.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • Dale Lasater recently set up a company to sell organic, free-range, grass-fed beef.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • "I’m free-range, you know.
    Andy Weir  --  The Martian

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  • …miles of sea-coast and bay-coast on the main, the thirty thousand miles of river navigation, The seven millions of distinct families and the same number of dwellings— always these, and more, branching forth into numberless branches, Always the free range and diversity—always the continent of Democracy; Always the prairies, pastures, forests, vast cities, travelers, Kanada, the snows; Always these compact lands tied at the hips with the belt stringing the huge oval lakes; Always the…
    Walt Whitman  --  Leaves of Grass
  • More Big Organic MEET ROSIE, THE FREE-RANGE CHICKEN I visited Rosie the free-range organic chicken at her farm in Petaluma.
    Michael Pollan  --  The Omnivore’s Dilemma
  • More Big Organic MEET ROSIE, THE FREE-RANGE CHICKEN I visited Rosie the free-range organic chicken at her farm in Petaluma.
    Michael Pollan  --  The Omnivore’s Dilemma
  • Ah, you ask, what about the "free-range" words on Rosie’s label?
    Michael Pollan  --  The Omnivore’s Dilemma
  • An organic label does not guarantee that cattle have spent any time in a real pasture, any more than "free-range" chickens really range freely.
    Michael Pollan  --  The Omnivore’s Dilemma
  • They will sell free-range, organic, grass-fed hamburgers if you demand it.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • While some Americans eat free-range chicken and organic produce, exercise regularly, and improve their health, most are consuming inexpensive processed foods, drinking large amounts of soda, and reducing their life expectancy.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
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