Originating in the Alpine regions of Europe, the Brown Swiss
breed has successfully travelled to all corners of the world and adapted as one of the leading breeds of milking cow - particularly where the primary market for milk is the manufacture of cheese.
Initially, nine flavoured ice creams will be made from organic milk supplied by the farm's herd of 80 Brown Swiss
We also have a small herd of 20 Brown Swiss
cows, specifically maintained to produce high quality milk for our award-winning ice cream.
The cows naturally flourish in the Rockies since they are derived from Brown Swiss
and Tarentaise cows, which come from the Alps.
I've crossed Angus with some of my Jersey cows and Charolais with a couple of my Brown Swiss
Back in strong numbers were the Brown Swiss
and Marc and Sian Williams led the parade with another senior milker, Quarry Luke Lovely.
Along with an existing McCormick MC110, the tractors will provide the muscle for non-contractor work such as making silage for the farm's 100-cow Brown Swiss
and Montbeliarde dairy herds.
Vicky and Peter Moffitt have farmed and championed good local produce there for years, with their friendly pine-clad tea room and ice cream parlour with products churned from the Moffitt's own herd of brown Swiss
Ayrshire, Brown Swiss
, Guernsey, Holstein, Jersey, and Milking Shorthorn cattle breeds will be exhibited.
Sevens included Ayrshire, Brown Swiss
, Maine-Anjou and Holstein (all dairy breeds) plus Devon, Hays Converter, Simmental, South Devon, Beefmaster, Brangus, Angus, Charolais, Galloway, Murray Grey, Red Angus, Scottish Highland and Shorthorn.
, Elite Blooming Mair (Mark and Sian Williams).
The numbers in the dairy section have been boosted this year by the entry of 17 Brown Swiss
cattle which will be appearing at the Royal Welsh for the first time.