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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Prices are improving as interest in the Beef Shorthorn continues to grow.
In addition, Shorthorn samples from the repository have been used by breeders in Utah to introduce new genetic variability into the Shorthorn breed.
Their Beef Shorthorn herd is made up of a marvellous foundation of well-grown cows with strong maternal traits combined with tremendous conformation, good legs and feet.
BEEFY: One of the three shorthorn cattle which have moved into Stirley Farm below Castle Hill
In response to Maureen Horne's (Ashland, Oregon) request for hardier cattle, I would like to suggest Milking Shorthorn.
Farmers will once again be able to cast an expert eye over the Davies family Shorthorns next week.
Last seen at the show ground at Llanelwedd,near Builth,in 1974, theBeef Shorthorn was originally a dual-purpose breed, that influenced the development other breeds and crosses in scores of countries.
Annette took first in the senior cow in milk while the titles for the pairs class and the group of three also made the journey to Slaley, near Hexham, where the Baynes run a mixed dairy herd of Ayrshires and Shorthorns.
Milking Shorthorns (some old-timers refer to them as Durhams) were developed out of the Shorthorn beef breed.
And if that wasn't enough, Annette took first in the senior cow in milk while the titles for the pairs class and the group of three also made the journey to Slaley, near Hexham, where the Baynes run a mixed dairy herd of Ayrshires and Shorthorns.
A small entry of Beef Shorthorns also saw a remarkable trade, selling up to 1,500 guineas for Llanarth Tinsel from Ceredigion breeders Mr and Mrs K E Mitchell.
The Baynes family operate a mixed herd of 100 Dairy Shorthorns and 50 Ayrshires.