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Cattle breeds

an encyclopedia

by Marleen Felius

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Published by Misset in Doctinchem, Netherlands .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cattle breeds.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMarleen Felius.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination799p. :
    Number of Pages799
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21376614M
    ISBN 109054390174

    Cattle Breeds in Australia is a comprehensive, full-color guide to the cattle breeds currently registered in Australia. It is a definitive and up-to-date resource. For each breed there is an outline of its history and origin, current distribution within Australia, characteristics,5/5(1). Ankole-Watusi Cow. 10 – Ankole-Watusi Cow. The heaviest and longest of all cattle breeds is the Watusi (also known as Ankole longhorn.) Those Longhorns are obviously used as a defence tool, but strangely they also help cool their blood!

    Cattle, Breeds and Origin by David Roberts and a great selection Cattle Breeds Origin by Roberts David. You Searched For: Author/Artist etc Each page is checked manually before printing. As this print on demand book is reprinted from a very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as. Cattle Breeds - English Longhorn English Longhorn History English Longhorns (also known as Longhorns) are not related to the American or Texas Longhorn whose ancestors came from Spain. They do have a long and fascinating history linked to that of the great livestock pioneer of the 's, Robert Bakewell of Dishley.

    Twenty-five years of research by Marleen Felius, Dutch author and illustrator, has produced an page book depicting more than 1, breeds of cattle through color photos, watercolor paintings, illustrations, charts and maps. Dairy, beef and draft animals are discussed and each breed is classified according to geographical location, historical background and physical features. Manning's book on cattle, sheep, swine and poultry: giving all the facts concerning the various breeds and their characteristics / (Philadelphia: Hubbard Pub. .


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"This book is a must, I highly recommend it to anyone who has ever had an interest in cattle"--Raul Tellez, New Mexico Department of Agriculture--"The updated and revised edition of Breeds of Cattle is not only a fascinating history of the origin and development of some 45 breeds of beef and dairy cattle.

W elcome to the Breeds of Livestock resource presented by the Department of Animal Science at Oklahoma State University. This site is intended as an educational and informational resource on breeds of livestock throughout the world.

We hope you enjoy the information provided and find it. In A Field Guide to Cows, John Pukite provides all the facts-so even the novice can identify and get to know America's fifty-two breeds of entry in this entertaining yet completely usable book features an illustration that highlights each breed's most easily identifiable traits, such as coloration pattern and body shape/5(49).

More than 1, cattle breeds from around the globe are cataloged in this monumental bovine reference. Each breed, including species found only in prehistory, is provided with a detailed physical description and a watercolor drawn to scale.

Cattle are also classified into groups and subgroups according to geographical distribution, historical Cited by: rows  Cattle are one of the most important sources of animal protein in the world.

Beef (meat of. 76 rows  Over breeds of cattle are recognized worldwide, some of which adapted to the local. The origins of the blue heeler are mired in myth and mystery. Some websites even claim that the breed is descended from six breeds, including the Dalmatian, but a.

Miniature cattle, like raising backyard chickens, will become invaluable should you ever be facing a food crisis. Miniature Cattle Breeds. There are many books which explain miniature cattle.

Owning a reference book or two will help you as you prepare for raising these particular cows. Remains of domesticated cattle dating to 6, B.C. have been found in Turkey and other sites in the Near East approach this age also. Some authorities date the domestication of cattle as early as 10, years ago, and others almost half that amount of time.

Regardless of the time frame it is generally accepted that the domestication of cattle. This book describes in detail nearly every variety and breed of cattle in the world, both domesticated and wild. It includes most of the newest breeds (especially the zebu/taurine crosses and bison/cattle of yak/cattle hybrids) and many important extinct breeds.5/5.

The Cattle Breeds ebook is a comprehensive guide to the different varieties of cattle. This 71 page ebook includes descriptions of the ideal uses for each breed and the origin. Cow breeds can be broken up into four purpose types: Beef (meat), Dairy, Draft, and Multi-Purpose (Beef-Draft, Dairy-Draft, Beef-Dairy and Beef-Dairy-Draft).

Local Cattle Breeds in Europe: Development of Policies and Strategies for Self-Sustaining Breeds by Sipke Joost Hiemstra, Yvette de Haas, et al.

| 27 Apr Paperback. This is a list of some of the cattle breeds considered in the United States to be wholly or partly of American origin. Some may have complex or obscure histories, so inclusion here does not necessarily imply that a breed is predominantly or exclusively American.

Other names, if any. American Milking Devon. #N#American White Park. The Cow Wall was LIVE again. Take a look at it. Click here for more information about The Cow Wall. TAP the images to get more information at My Daily Cow®. The Cow Wall® presents Cows & Curds Volume 1 This page was last updated on: Cattle Breeds beginning with the letter.

Many of the cattle in popular breeds have BREEDPLAN genetic estimates. Increasingly you can also access data through genomics, phenotyping and most recently, single step. Single step will pull together genotyping, pedigrees and performance and progeny data to create a genetically-enhanced EBV in one step and not the current multi-level system.

The Cattle Book Page 4. Introduction. Welcome to The Cattle Book The purpose of the Cattle Book is to describe the size, distribution and other relevant characteristics of the cattle population in a standardised, quality-assured format.

The publication. The following list of cattle breeds is a big list of breeds of cattle. More than breeds of cattle are recognized worldwide.

Some of which adapted to the local climate, others that were raised by man for specialized uses. Races are divided into two main types, considered as either closely related species, or two subspecies of a species.

to these two breeds has been greatly diluted by the infusion of other breeds. The American White Park Cattle Association of American was formed in It maintained an open herd book for 6 months during which time animals of varying documentation, but the correct type, were accepted.

Since that time, a number ofFile Size: 2MB. Table 1 lists characteristics of the major breeds of cattle in Texas — those most numerous or most familiar in the state — by estimates of purebred breed-wide averages. Appendix A lists other breeds with registry associations.

Using genetic classification and levels of functional traits, breeds can be grouped into these functional types:File Size: KB.

The Limousin, French: Limousine, is a French breed of beef cattle from the Limousin and Marche regions of France. It was formerly used mainly as a draught animal, but in modern times is reared for beef.A herd book was established in France in With the mechanisation of agriculture in the twentieth century, numbers declined.

In the s there were still more than head, but the Coat: Light wheat to darker golden-red. Black Limousins also bred. Add to Favorites. Reading Time: 15 minutes By Heather Smith Thomas – There are so many cattle breeds and crosses that it’s hard to know which ones to choose when researching how to start a cattle farming for beginners requires researching dozens and dozens of beef cattle breeds and composites, and a half dozen major dairy cattle breeds.

There are also a number of minor .Get this from a library! Cattle breeds: an encyclopedia. [Marleen Felius] -- More than 1, cattle breeds from around the globe are cataloged in this monumental bovine reference.

Each breed, including species found only in prehistory, is provided with a detailed physical.Select the Dairy Cattle Breed you would like to know about from the list below.

You can also select/change the breed you are viewing using the drop-down list in the header above. Apologies if we are missing information on a specific breed. If you have information on a breed not listed please contact us and we will aim to add that breed to the list.