Milking Shorthorn

  • Origin - Tees River valley, England.
  • Color - Either red, red and white, or roan (no black markings allowed).
  • Average Mature Cow Size - 1,400 pounds.
  • Milk Produced by Mature Cow - 18,578 pounds per lactation.
  • Important Traits - Reproductive efficiency, longevity, fairly heat tolerant, and lower than average somatic cell count.

Dairy - Milking Shorthorn

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