Dairy Cattle Breeds
Download
1 / 9

FIVE MAJOR BREEDS - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 423 Views
  • Uploaded on

Dairy Cattle Breeds. FIVE MAJOR BREEDS. AYSHIRE. Scotland – U.S. 1822 Cherry red and white Up and out horns Vigrous – Excellent grazers 3 rd in milk production. BROWN SWISS. Switzerland – U.S. 1869 Light to dark brown Horns forward and up Docile – Good grazers

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'FIVE MAJOR BREEDS' - LionelDale


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
Slide1 l.jpg

Dairy Cattle Breeds

ACT - Dairy Breeds


Five major breeds l.jpg
FIVE MAJOR BREEDS

ACT - Dairy Breeds


Ayshire l.jpg
AYSHIRE

  • Scotland – U.S. 1822

  • Cherry red and white

  • Up and out horns

  • Vigrous – Excellent grazers

  • 3rd in milk production

ACT - Dairy Breeds


Brown swiss l.jpg
BROWN SWISS

  • Switzerland – U.S. 1869

  • Light to dark brown

  • Horns forward and up

  • Docile – Good grazers

  • 2nd in milk production

ACT - Dairy Breeds


Guernsey l.jpg

France U.S. 1831

Fawn shades & white

Horns outwards to the front

Extremely gentle

4th in milk production

GUERNSEY

ACT - Dairy Breeds


Holstein l.jpg
hOLSTEIN

  • Netherlands – U.S. 1621

  • Black & white

  • Red & white recessive

  • Horns forward and inwards

  • Large capacity

  • 1st in milk production

ACT - Dairy Breeds


Jersey l.jpg
JERSEY

  • Isle of Jersey – U.S. 1875

  • Light fawn to nearly black

  • Horns forward and inwards

  • Smallest dairy breed

  • Efficient feed users

  • 5th in milk production

  • Cows nervous and the bulls have a bad tempered and can be dangerous

ACT - Dairy Breeds


Milking shorthorn l.jpg
MILKING SHORTHORN

  • England – U.S. 1783

  • More angular & less fleshy than the Shorthorn breed.

  • Horned or polled

  • Maternal instinct – Gentle

THE 6TH BREED

ACT - Dairy Breeds


Slide9 l.jpg

Phone: Toll Free (800) 357-3182 or (940) 380-8858

Address:2701 Hartlee Field Road, Denton, TX 76208Fax:(940) 381-1847 E-Mail:[email protected]

ACT - Dairy Breeds


ad