Brown Swiss cattle


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Brown Swiss cattle

a café-au-lait colored, heavy boned, heavyweight and heavy milking breed of dairy cattle. A derived breed is the American brown Swiss.
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Brown Swiss dual-purpose bull. By permission from Sambraus HH, Livestock Breeds, Mosby, 1992
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Going under the hammer on April 16 are 60 high-quality organic Brown Swiss cattle.
Harrison and Hetherington auctioneer Glyn Lucas said: "The Lochheads are of the country's top Brown Swiss breeders and the herd is home to some of the finest Brown Swiss cattle and genetics in the country.
A genome-wide association study using international breeding-evaluation data identifies major loci affecting production traits and stature in the Brown Swiss cattle breed.