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heifer

young female cattle up to the birth of first calf or in the lactation following the first calving. May be qualified as replacement, to enter the herd as a replacement for a culled cow, pregnant, maiden or spayed heifer. A springing heifer is in the last one or two weeks of pregnancy.
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In-calf heifers were in demand and had a brisk trade topping at PS1500 for a classy heifer sired by Premier-Kerndt Sailing consigned by E Moffitt & Son, Peepy Farm, Northumberland.
Taking the exhibitorbred championship were Andrew and Becky Bishop with their Blondesired heifer Black Beauty.
In the heifer section, a nine-month-old Limousin x from David John Lloyd & Co, Trefeglwys, Caersws, was knocked down for pounds 3,200.
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The judge, Betws GG's Erfyl Edwards, tapped out a 10-month-old Limousin heifer as his supreme champion.
The globe-traveling lifestyle of the executive head of Heifer seems to fall in line with the rest of Pierre Ferrari's international life.
The heifer graded U+3 after a daily deadweight gain of 0.
TREGARON DAG JONES & SON (APRIL 5) Store Cattle: Charolais steers to pounds 1068, heifers to pounds 1040; British Blue X steers to pounds 940, heifers to pounds 948; Limousin steers to pounds 1078, heifers to pounds 975.
Hilton Foundation president, and Jo Luck, president and CEO of Heifer International, to announce that Little Rock, Arkansas-based Heifer International will receive the 2004 Conrad N.
17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This holiday season, Heifer International wants to making gift-giving easy, festive and fun, but always with a focus on helping families improve their lives with livestock and training.
Heading the charge for the Limousin crosses under judge Glyn Howatson, Denbigh, was firsttime Agri-Expo exhibitor, Corwen-based Tudur Edwards and his family, with their lightweight Limousin cross heifer Biwt.