Ayrshire


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Ayrshire

a hardy breed of Scottish dairy cattle with a white haircoat splashed with large patches of bay (red-brown) to brown coloring, and long, upward pointing (lyre) horns. Their temperament is inclined to be irascible. Known to carry an inherited predisposition to congenital lymphatic vessel obstruction.
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Ayrshire is an ideal location to grow early potatoes because of its proximity to the south west coast of Scotland, which benefits from the warming waters of the Gulf Stream.
Judge Robin Barr, Cambelltown, Scotland, awarded first place Red and White Heifer in Milk Class, and the Overall Ayrshire Championship, to Langside Blaeberry 112.
Farm food will be available for sale and will include turkey burgers, grilled Italian sausages, and salads-- all featuring Ayrshire Farm's organic, humanely raised meats and other produce.
Central Ayrshire Labour MP Brian Donohoe accused Simclar of stripping assets from its Ayrshire sites and transferring them to the parent company, Simclar Group Ltd.
Dr Carol Davidson, director of public health at NHS Ayrshire and Arran, said: "We are very sad to confirm that a two-year-old child from South Ayrshire has died in the Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Yorkhill, from complications from E.
The combined resources of Arrow's supply chain services and Ayrshire's manufacturing and engineering capabilities will further strengthen our ability to meet the ever-increasing needs of our customers," said Gary Lehren, president, Ayrshire Electronics, LLC.
Marleycote Fawn 2 VG85 took first prize in the Ayrshire heifer in milk class and went on to become Ayrshire heifer champion at the AgriScot dairy show near Edinburgh.
Yesterday, North Ayrshire Council said: "We were informed of these allegations and made immediate arrangements to begin an investigation.
On notepaper carrying North Ayrshire Council's letterhead, the letters claim to be from the council's housing office.
One of the mothers-to-be, Frances McNair, from Coylton, Ayrshire, said staff were as amazed as she was that there were to be so many multiple births at the same time.