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American milking shorthorn

The Milking Shorthorn or Dairy Shorthorn is a breed of dairy cattle that originated in Great Britain. It developed from the Shorthorn, which itself came from County Durham, Northumberland and Yorkshire in north eastern England.

The Shorthorn breed of cattle, which we know today, has evolved over the last two centuries, from Teeswater and Durham cattle found originally in the North East of England. In 1800s brothers, Charles & Robert Colling  improved Durham cattle using line breeding techniques. In 1783 Charles found 4 particular cows, at the same time his brother Robert noticed the superiority of calves bred from a bull named Hubback. These bloodlines, which led to the birth of the legndary bull Comet  in 1804.

Shorthorn breed of cattle originated in the North East of England in the late century.

The American breed of cattle were developed by Art Jones on his ranch near Portales, New Mexico. This region of the United States is a harsh environment for cattle with only 8 to 12 in. of rain each year and much of the forage consisting of alkaline sacatone grass. Jones used Hereford cattle on his ranch but felt they were not capable of being profitable under his production conditions. American breed is this breed composition: 1/2 Brahman, 1/8 Bison, 1/4 Charolais, 1/16 Hereford, 1/16…

Breeds of Livestock-American Breed cattle — Breeds of Livestock, Department of Animal Science

Supplementation of Organic Dairy Cows; Getting Started

Supplementation of Organic Dairy Cows; Someone who talks cow diet.

A pretty 6-yr old Guernsey cow. (Interesting post to read how she was acquired).

A pretty old Guernsey cow. (Interesting post to read how she was acquired).

.very powerful looking looks like either a Limousin or Gelbvich bull

very powerful looking looks like either a Limousin or Gelbvich bull

Milking SHorthorn Dairy Cattle | Milking Shorthorn cow at "Eyretonlea" North Canterbury, 2007

Milking Shorthorn cattle, description and photos. Rare Breeds livestock of New Zealand. The Rare Breeds Conservation Society of New Zealand lists and describes rare and minority breeds that it aims to preserve and promote.

Es muy rústico, con gran adaptación a zonas tórridas y húmedas, con marcada tolerancia al calor, como así también infestaciones por parásitos externos e internos. Por: Juan Carlos Giménez Ramírez La raza Brahman Americana se gesta en los Estados Unid

Es muy rústico, con gran adaptación a zonas tórridas y húmedas, con marcada tolerancia al calor, como así también infestaciones por parásitos externos e internos. Por: Juan Carlos Giménez Ramírez La raza Brahman Americana se gesta en los Estados Unid

Een koe met haar kalfje. Moederliefde. Meer over koetjes en kalfjes? Ga naar: http://www.milkstory.nl/artikel/fotoblog-een-dagje-helpen-bij-melkveebedrijf-het-gasthuis

Een koe met haar kalfje. Moederliefde. Meer over koetjes en kalfjes? Ga naar: http://www.milkstory.nl/artikel/fotoblog-een-dagje-helpen-bij-melkveebedrijf-het-gasthuis

white oxen | White Bred Shorthorn - Cow breeds | Britannic Rare Breeds

white oxen | White Bred Shorthorn - Cow breeds | Britannic Rare Breeds

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