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Friesian

a breed of dairy cattle. See holstein-friesian.
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Friesian dairy cow. By permission from Sambraus HH, Livestock Breeds, Mosby, 1992

Friesian horse
Dutch light horse used for driving and riding. Black with no markings, 15 hands high. A muscular horse with feather on the lower limbs.
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Leading prices per kilo: Limousin 224p, 221p Ainstable Hall, 209p Aikton, 197p High House, 194p Mirkbooths, 191p Moss Side British Blue 218p, 206p, 204p Ainstable Hall, 203p Halefield, 202p Bongate Moor, 201p Skelton Wood End, 193p Hoigh House Bazadaise 217p Moss Side Simmental 199p Moss Side Charolais 192p Aspatria Hall Holstein Friesian 177p, 165p Skelton Wood End, 166p, 164p Whins Farm, 165p The Croft, 164p Durdar House British Friesian 176p Gates Garth Hall, 168p Whitehead Hill, 161p Cardew Hall M.
Holstein Friesian PS670 (x2), PS550 (x3), Askham Hall.
Cast Cow leading prices per head: British Blue PS1798, PS1426, PS1367 Wall End Charolais PS1609 South Bowerhouses Limousin PS1377 Reddings, PS1310, PS1246 Cracrop, PS1134 Sunnyhill, PS1116 Cumdivock Farm South Devon PS1160, PS1056 Kirkhouse Montbeliarde PS1104, PS980 Broomfield Farm Luing PS1096, PS1044 Burnfoot Farm Aberdeen Angus PS1088 Newbigging Danish Red PS1053 Newton Field Holstein Friesian PS1048, PS1013West House, PS1039 Bromfield Hall, PS1027 Slealands Burn, PS1022 Tarn Hill, PS1016 Crownstone Farm, PS1013 Tarn Lodge, PS989 Kirkbride House, PS977, PS971 Grassings Farm, PS975 Walby Hall, PS971 Whitbarrow, PS968 Upper Barr, PS963 Bromfield, PS961 How End.
By this time the yarded Friesians will have come back down to see what all the fuss is about; and will be running up and down the hedge.
TALLEST BID Chilli, the lofty Friesian bullock with Jo Fox.
Black and Whites sold to PS975 for a Friesian Steer from JR Armstrong, Dykesfield, Burgh by Sands.
Only 130 examples of each of the red Friesian 'bull' (1439C), 'cow' (1362B) and 'lying calf ' (2690) were ever produced and are extremely desirable today.
Alternatively, the Illawarra breed may have a greater tendency to select out more palatable forage than Holstein Friesians to fulfil their energetic requirement which is particularly relevant in pasture-based systems as the quality of pasture generally decreases down the sward profile.
I used to milk 150 Friesians and call them into the parlour with 'Come on girls'," he said.
About US cattle Prof Pasha suggested that Holstein Friesians were in high demand due to butter fat adding that the herd of cattle would come from California, Arizona and Peninsula.
Steers: Charolais to pounds 1035, av pounds 917; Simmentals to pounds 1,070 av pounds 1005), Limousins to pounds 1070, av pounds 795; Friesians to pounds 748, av pounds 618.
NORTHBORO - The Northboro Travelers (formerly Northboro Senior Trips) will be visiting the world famous Friesians of Majesty Equestrian Farm & Stables in Townshend, Vt.