Black cattle

any bovine cattle reared for slaughter, in distinction from dairy cattle.

See also: Black

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This gentleman treated me with kindness, and desired I would let him know what place I came from last, and whither I was bound; which I did in a few words, but he thought I was raving, and that the dangers I underwent had disturbed my head; whereupon I took my black cattle and sheep out of my pocket, which, after great astonishment, clearly convinced him of my veracity.
In Yorkshire, it is historically known that the ancient black cattle were displaced by the long-horns, and that these 'were swept away by the short-horns' (I quote the words of an agricultural writer) 'as if by some murderous pestilence.
With an eye on conformation, temperament and presence, the Gerddi-Bluog show team selected three from their herd of pedigree Welsh Black cattle.
German breeders Olaf and Sabine Eckert and their friend and fellow breeder Marit Hacke, who is also a veterinary surgeon, bought seven Welsh Black cattle - two bulls and five females - from three different breeders across Wales.
They feature landscapes that include Portmeirion and Tenby, as well as lovespoons and Welsh Black cattle.
Japanese Black cattle are well known for their highly marbled beef and greater content of unsaturated fatty acids and they seem well adapted to accumulate oleic acid in their adipose tissue (Smith et al.
They formed the first consignment of pedigree Welsh Black cattle to the pounds 6.
The 102-year-old Welsh Black Cattle Society, whose patron is the Prince of Wales, discussed the controversy surrounding a table-top striptease at the Royal Welsh Show at a meeting yesterday.
The Welsh Black Cattle Society, whose patron is the Prince of Wales, found itself at the centre of a storm after reports of a party in a cattle shed in July.
The beef is cut from black cattle, a cross between Japanese and Angus cows, raised at Cape Soya stock farm in the city of Wakkanai in Hokkaido.
A LONG-distance relationship between Wales and Germany has borne fruit with the export of Welsh Black cattle.
The farm has hosted several events and open days over the years which include the FUW, Welsh Black Cattle Society and the National Sheep Association.