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Flashcards in Bovine Breeds Deck (47):
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Ayrshire

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Brown Swiss

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Brown Swiss

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Guernsey

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Guernsey

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Holstein

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Holstein

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Holstein

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Jersey

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Jersey

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Milking Shorthorn

12

Milking Shorthorn

13

Milking Shorthorn

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Angus

15

Angus

16

Belgian Blue

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Belgian Blue

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Brahman

19

Brahman

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Brahman

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Charolais

22

Charolais

23

Charolais

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Hereford

25

Hereford

26

Hereford

27

Aurochs

28

Limousin

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Limousin

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Simmental

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Simmental

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Simmental

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Texas Longhorn

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Texas Longhorn

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Texas Longhorn

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What size is the Ayrshire cow?

medium

37

What color is the Ayrshire cow?

red and white

38

What breed is predisposed to distocia?

Ayrshire

39

Ayrshire milk is relatively high in what nutrient?

fat

40

What breed is known for having low somatic cell counts?

Ayrshire

41

What breed is second in producing thehighest quantitiy of milk annually?

Brown Swiss

42

What breed is known for its large size, docile temperament, resilience, and low maintenance requirements?

Brown Swiss

43

What percent of the Brown Swiss cow's milk is butterfat?

41%

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What percent of the Brown Swiss cows milk is protein?

3.5%

45

What is the typical color of the Guernsey cow?

fawn and white

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What breed is known for high efficiency of milk production, longevity, hardiness, and docile?

Guernsey

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What breed's milk has a golden hue due to an exceptionally high content of bera-carotene?

gurnsey