milk cow

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Noun1.milk cow - cattle that are reared for their milkmilk cow - cattle that are reared for their milk
Bos taurus, cattle, cows, kine, oxen - domesticated bovine animals as a group regardless of sex or age; "so many head of cattle"; "wait till the cows come home"; "seven thin and ill-favored kine"- Bible; "a team of oxen"
Ayrshire - hardy breed of dairy cattle from Ayr, Scotland
Brown Swiss - large hardy brown breed of dairy cattle from Switzerland
Jersey - a breed of diary cattle developed on the island of Jersey
milking shorthorn - breed evolved from shorthorn beef cattle
Friesian, Holstein, Holstein-Friesian - a breed of dairy cattle from northern Holland
Guernsey - breed of dairy cattle from the island of Guernsey
References in classic literature ?
Haven't I warned you time and again that milk cows are sensitive, nervous?
Tenders are invited for Milk cow pasteurized or sterilizedLots
Amoolia the Cool Milk cow and Ian Pardy from Pardy's Dairies, who ran the competition alongside Cool Milk, visited the school to present Rhiannon with a carton that features her design.
Beautiful girls have far greater ability to attract attention than the milk cow contestants.
Dairy cows are our favorite subject, as one can tell by reading our last letter about" Moo-Lula," our Jersey milk cow.
Herd Grouping and Housing Req's, 2 Barns, D-12P Smith Family Final Herd Size # sites 1 # barns 2 Pens/barn 4 Milk cow pens 8 Cows/pen 72 Stocking Rate Stalls/pen 68 106% Self-locks/pen 72 100% Milk cows in pens 576 Main parlor type Parallel Number milk stalls 24 Contaminated-milk parlor stalls 0 # weeks close-up hfrs housed 6 Expected turnover rate 35% Close-up hfrs (% of total herd) 4% Milking Capacity % of # Exp'd Cows/ Min/ Exp'd Marketable Milk Cows Milking Cows Turns Hr Group Time Healthy cows 92% 576 5 120 36 4.
This has allowed him to buy a milk cow and he is building a bricks and mortar house for himself and his wife, and will buy a bakkie (pick-up truck) to carry his tubers to market.
YONCALLA - Here's how much rural life has changed, even in the quarter-century since Shannon and Susan Applegate lived together here: They can't find a milk cow.
His suggestions included a park-and-ride multi-storey car park that he claimed ``would be a milk cow for the club six or seven days a week.
The first case of mad cow disease was confirmed in Japan in a Holstein milk cow Sept.
The milk cow and its herd of four other animals were slaughtered, in accordance with French law.
Being absolute greenhorn, we felt that this last point was very important as we foresaw a long future with our milk cow.