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2015-05-28 23:00:21

Moreno Ranches attended the National Mexican Brahman Show May 18 - May 24 in Veracruz, Mexico.

2015-05-28 12:28:57

OTTAWA, May 28, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Dairy Farmers of Canada officially launched a public relations campaign today to begin a conversation with Canadians and generate support for Canadian dairy

2015-05-27 08:38:46

Part of the PROMOTE® line of feed additives, trial data demonstrates Amaferm's effectiveness in increasing milk production; improving feed digestibility and efficiency MINNEAPOLIS, May 27,

2015-05-26 08:34:35

AFIKIM, Israel, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Afimilk's [http://www.afimilk.com ] management system is thrusting its customers to top producing positions worldwide.

2015-05-22 23:00:19

Moreno Ranch announces new export sale opportunities, specifically Brahmans for export sale to Mexico and Guatemala.

2015-05-14 20:29:12

New study conducted by University of California Agricultural Issues Center shows significant impact of state's leading agricultural commodity SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, and MODESTO, Calif.,

2015-05-12 08:26:43

Recent trials prove Cargill's proprietary feeding solutions help dairy cows better endure stress while dealing with their heat load MINNEAPOLIS, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill's animal

2015-05-08 12:26:41

Community partnership receives honorable mention for its Milk 2 My Plate program GENEVA, Ill., May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Illinois Food Bank and Prairie Farms Dairy have been recognized

2015-05-08 12:22:18

Glenwood, Minn., farm selected for overall environmental effort, including using wasp larvae to control flies GLENWOOD, Minn., May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Dorrich Dairy in Glenwood, Minn.,

2015-05-05 12:32:15

GRETNA, Neb., May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pellet Technology USA (PTUSA) announced the commercial launch of PowerFeed(TM) Pellets, which in a recent 300 head/84 day cattle feed trial,


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Carinthian Blondvieh Cattle
2014-07-14 12:04:00

The Carinthian Blondvieh is a breed of cattle native to Carinthia, Austria. It is believed to be descendents of the Slovenian cattle which were bred with Gelbvieh cattle to form the Carinthian Blondvieh. Last population count was in 2005 with 524 cows and 40 bulls. A steady increase from the previous count of 421 cows and 42 bulls in 2002. The Carinthian Blondvieh is usually white or pale yellow in color. The horns, mouth and hooves are also pale. The cow can weigh 1,100 to 1,300 pounds...

Caracu Cattle
2014-07-14 11:57:22

The Caracu is a breed of cattle that originated in Brazil. It was developed as a dual purpose cattle utilizing both its meat for beef products and milk for dairy products. Its origin can be traced back to the Minhota, sometime in the mid-1500s. Many hardships from disease to harsh condition made it difficult to raise cattle. The first herd book was established in 1916. In 1980, new breeding techniques and genetic improvements has accelerated the evolution and performance of the Caracu. It...

Canchim Cattle
2014-07-14 11:50:01

The Canchim is a breed of beef cattle that originated in Central Brazil. Development began by breeding native herds with Zebu Cattle during the early 1900s. The Ministry of Agriculture imported the Charolais to Goias in 1922. In 1936, the cattle were transported to Sao Carlos to a farm on the Government Research Station. This is where the original Canchim was developed. Other breeding programs were initiated in 1940 with 64 percent Charolias and 36 percent Zebu and another with 64...

Canadienne Cattle
2014-07-14 11:38:56

The Canadienne is a breed of dairy cattle that originated in Canada during the 1600s. It also goes by the names Black Canadienne, French Canadienne and Black Jersey and are the only dairy cattle developed in Canada. It is believed the Canadienne is decedents of the Guernsey, Jersey and Kerry cattle breeds. In 1850 the majority of the cattle were Canadienne so breeding of them was discouraged. In 1886, a herd book was established and the French Canadian Cattle Breeder’s Association was...

Canadian Speckle Park Cattle
2014-07-14 11:28:41

The Canadian Speckle Park is a breed of cattle native to the province of Saskatchewan, Canada and one of only a few breeds of cattle developed there. It is a new breed, officially recognized in 2006 by the Canadian government. The breed association was formed in 1985 with the breed being exported to the United States and Australia. The breed's development began in the 1950s by crossbreeding a roan Shorthorn heifer and a Black Angus bull. The offspring became spotted and a new breed was...

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gubbings
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'