milking shorthorn

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Noun1.milking shorthorn - breed evolved from shorthorn beef cattlemilking shorthorn - breed evolved from shorthorn beef cattle
dairy cattle, dairy cow, milch cow, milcher, milk cow, milker - cattle that are reared for their milk
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A breed developed in Australia from Milking Shorthorn, Ayrshire and Devon cattle is the 'Illawarra' occupying 1% of the national herd in number (ADHIS, 2013).
There are six main breeds of dairy cows: Ayrshire, Brown Swiss, Milking Shorthorn, Jersey, Holstein and Guernsey.
The event, on Saturday, December 1, is now in its 26th year and will feature a Milking Shorthorn for the first time alongside the usual Holsteins.
If the crossing of this breed continues, the Milking Shorthorn will disappear from the United States in the next few years.
I had projects in registered Milking Shorthorn cattle and registered Duroc Jersey hogs on the farm.
The six-day event holds seven national dairy breed shows for both youth and adult exhibitors, including: Ayrshire, Brown Swiss, Guernsey, Holstein, Jersey, Milking Shorthorn and Red & White.