Friesian


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Frie·sian

 (frē′zhən)
n.
Variant of Frisian.

Friesian

(ˈfriːʒən)
n
(Animals) Brit any of several breeds of black-and-white dairy cattle having a high milk yield. Usual US and Canadian name: Holstein

Friesian

(ˈfriːʒən)
n, adj
1. (Languages) a variant of Frisian
2. (Peoples) a variant of Frisian

Frie•sian

(ˈfri ʒən)

n.
1. Frisian.
2. Chiefly Brit. Holstein (def. 1).
adj.

Friesian

(cow) holstein
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Friesian - a breed of dairy cattle from northern HollandFriesian - a breed of dairy cattle from northern Holland
dairy cattle, dairy cow, milch cow, milcher, milk cow, milker - cattle that are reared for their milk
Translations

Friesian

adj
cattleDeutsche(r, s) Schwarzbunte(r, s)
n
Friese m, → Friesin f
(Ling) → Friesisch nt
(= cow)Deutsche Schwarzbunte f
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The fatal disease has also killed 10 cattle, including a Karahi bull, two Friesian cows and four Friesian heifers of Amjid Kahoot.
It received the first 1,100 high-producing Holstein Friesian cows, imported from the U.
Holstein Friesian bulls to 153p Conheath, Glencaple.
Leading prices: Heifers: Limousin PS1350 (x2), PS1200 (x2) Croft House Farm, PS1350, PS1260 Newby Farm, PS1235, PS1140 Town End Farm, PS1165 Hargill House, PS1150 Shillafield, PS1150 First Street, PS1130 (x2) Park House, Beef Shorthorn PS1265, PS1235, PS1145 Glencoyne, PS1200, PS1110 Bays Leap Farm House, British Blue PS1190 Sandbed, PS1110, PS1055 (x4) New Bampton Farm, PS1090 Bays Leap Farm House, PS1035 Yew Tree Farm, PS1030 Heatheridge Farm, Aberdeen Angus PS1170, PS1090 Town End Farm, PS925 Firs Street, Charolais PS1060 Wham Head Farm, Holstein Friesian PS920 Bays Leap Farm House.
ABSTRACT: In this way the estimation of correlation between some performance traits of Holstein Friesian cattle at Government dairy farm, Pishin, Baluchistan.
Classes for the British Friesian were reintroduced this year and the breed winner and reserve champion came from Huw and Alun Rees with Crugside Quentin Laura, making a welcome return to the showring Overall winner of the calf showmanship classes was Jessica Hall.
MEET couple John and Margaret Kelly - two of Ireland's Pure Friesian Bull breeders.
The exceptions are three Friesian figures produced in a rare 'red' colourway for the Beswick Collectors Circle in 1992.
2007) and associated greater surface area of the gastrointestinal tract per kg liveweight (Smith and Baldwin, 1974), and intense genetic selection within breeds such as the Holstein Friesian (Macdonald et al.
A raca Lacaune e bastante difundida no Brasil, destacando-se por alta producao de leite, aliada a elevada adaptabilidade, especialmente para a regiao sul, mas, devido ao aumento do coeficiente de endogamia, outras racas como a East Friesian, tambem conhecida como Frisona Milchschaf, vem sendo introduzidas devido a rusticidade, boa producao de leite e numero de cordeiros desmamados.
In 1989, the Animal Research Institute (ARI) of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research of Ghana embarked on crossbreeding programme using the exotic Friesian and indigenous cattle to evolve a dual-purpose breed for use on the Accra plains in Ghana.
He grows 60 acres of barley to feed and house store cattle, mainly Friesian bullocks.