Shorthorn


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Shorthorn

a breed of red, red-roan, white, red and white, roan and white dual-purpose cattle. Polled varieties exist. Also Dairy Shorthorn, Australian Illawarra Shorthorn, Beef Shorthorn, Milking Shorthorn.
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Shorthorn dual-purpose cow.By permission from Sambraus HH, Livestock Breeds, Mosby, 1992
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On the same day, Beef Shorthorns topped Chelford's sale of Native British Breeding Cattle.
The dairy cows forward were all working cows with flesh difficult to find, top price was 87p paid for a Dairy Shorthorn from Hugh Connell with Black & White to 80p from David Irving.
Profiles of milk yield and milk composition in lactating Japanese Black and Japanese Shorthorn cows.
Frank with Bodior's butcher, George Stuart, left, by the new cutting unit Frank Llewellyn Roberts and one of his roan Beef Shorthorn cattle Pictures: HADYN IBALL
The composite breed began in 1962 at the University of Minnesota with an experimental herd of Milking Shorthorns crossed with red Holsteins.
In addition, Shorthorn samples from the repository have been used by breeders in Utah to introduce new genetic variability into the Shorthorn breed.
A small but select offering of Shorthorn cattle were presented and the highlight of this section saw steers peak at PS1070 from new customer Messrs Wilcock of Hedrick Rigg, Barnard Castle and a nice run of 11 steers from George Anderson, Fairnley at 16 months peak at PS1050 and average PS967.
With our previous manager Rachel Chambers leaving we've lost our presence in the village and the Shorthorn Inn which has housed and fed us for four years is so busy there's no more room for us.
Champion Dairy Shorthorn, Phil Morgan (Philmor Princess Anne).
Beef fillet is produced from traditional Aberdeen Angus, Beef Shorthorn and South Devon cattle that thrive on Churchtown's high forage diet of clovers and grass and is matured for 28 days in purpose built premises.
The rest were Dairy Shorthorn, Ayrshire, Jersey and Guernsey breeds.
Milking Shorthorn are large red (or red and white or roan) cattle that originated in northeastern England.