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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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It was a clean sweep in the Brown Swiss for the Lochheads from Beyond the Burn.
Even though the large advantage of the Holstein breed for additive genetic merit for lactation milk yield, several dairy cattle crossbreeding experiments involving this breed along with Brown Swiss, Jersey, Normande and Montbeliarde have been performed to answer the question if crossbreds excel Holsteins in reproduction, health and survival.
A fourth calved Brown Swiss cross sold for PS1,900 to Messrs P.
The main effects considered in the analysis were the following: article (A), each article included in the study; breed (B), Holstein, Jersey, Brown Swiss, and Fleckvieh; model (M), each of the statistical analysis approaches used in the papers (least square means and mixed models based on Bayesian or Ridge Regression: MMBRR); test (T), the test to recover the data used in the papers (305-day and one-day test); gene (AG), CSN3 and LGB; genotype (GN), AA, AB, AE, BB, BE, and BE for CSN3, and for LGB were AA, AB, and BB; sample size (SS), size of the population analyzed in the paper, i) 1 to 500 animals was considered small, and ii) from 501 to 2,000 was regarded as medium.
As to conclude, it was observed in this study that mixed and separate supply of concentrate feed and chopped roughage did not have significant effects on live weights, daily and total weight gains, feed conversion ratios and behavioral characteristics of brown Swiss calves.
Los genotipos estudiados en este trabajo mostraron una mayor produccion diaria que la anteriormente citada para Brahman, Criollo y Brown Swiss o similares a los encontrados en ese mismo trabajo para Holstein.
Among those imported cattle, 70 were Brown Swiss and 282 were Simmental (Spotted/Simmental/Fleckvieh) breeds.
In 1963, the bilateral project was Indo-Swiss Project now named Kerala Livestock Development Board (KLDB) was started at Kerala (where cows are thankfully treated and sensibly dealt with), using Brown Swiss and Jersey (5/8) on local Non-descript cows and a new breed of cattle "Sunandini" developed which is a multipurpose breed for milk, draft and meat.
Poblacion de vacunos por categoria y raza Tamano de Vacas toda raza Vacas Holstein hato (cabezas) y Brown Swiss Cabezas % Cabezas % 1-2 206,759 10.
This will be aided by the fact that the herd will be composed of imported Holstein and Brown Swiss cows, which are the highest milk-yielding breeds (around 25 litres a day per cow).
with 1,300 Holstein cows and an elite group of purebred Brown Swiss cows, is a model of environmental stewardship and has been recognized as a top-producing herd in Fresno County every year since 1998.