VT 205 Food Animal

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VT 205 Food Animal
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  1. English
    Developed over 1000 years ago on island off the coast of France
    Good quality, high milk fat, milk
    Guernsey

  2. English
    Developed over 1000 years ago on island off the coast of France
    Good quality, high milk fat, milk
    Guernsey

  3. Netherlands
    Largest producer of milk
    average production is less than 20,000 lbs/year
    Holstein

  4. Jersey Islands/Netherlands
    Bred for thousands of years
    2nd most popular dairy breed
    Jersey

  5. Jersey Islands/Netherlands
    Bred for thousands of years
    2nd most popular dairy breed
    Jersey

  6. Dual purpose breed but not great for either meat or milk
    Milking Shorthorn

  7. Dual purpose breed but not great for meat or milk
    Milking shorthorn

  8. European
    Angora X Indian goat
    Horned w/ lop ears
    Gains .3-.4 lbs/day in feedlot
    Boer

  9. Hardy, adaptable, thrive in any climate
    maintain good health and excellent production
    Alpine

  10. Switzerland
    Heavy milk producer
    medium to large size (145lbs)
    Saanen
  11.  
    Switzerland
    Oldest known dairy goat breed
    Slightly smaller than other alpine breeds
    excellent udder development and high milk production
    Toggenburg

  12. Fiber of kings
    easy to raise - don't jump out of confinement
    sheared once a year and an adult buck will produce 2.5 lbs of fleece
    consists of 2 kinds of fiber
    Cashmere

  13. West African Countries
    Originally called Cameroon Dwarf Goat
    hobby or to clear brush from areas
    Pigmy

  14. First breed of domesticated sheep in new world
    protective top coat and soft under coat
    extreme climates
    some rams have 4 fully developed horns
    Navajo-Churra

  15. Spain
    Wool is totally absorbed by textile trade
    Merino

  16. France
    Developed from Merino sheep
    Rams weigh between 250 and 300 lbs
    Ramboullet

  17. Border of England & Scotland
    distinctive helical crimp
    blended into other yarns to give resilience and durability
    never suffer from wool blindness
    Cheviot

  18. Unknown Origin - likely merino x wild sheep
    polled & horned
    fleece is very white, strong, close and free from dark fibers
    medium size, good body length
    Dorset

  19. Rapid growth
    mature rams weigh 275lbs
    open faced
    Hampshire

  20. One of the Largest breeds
    250 to 350 lbs
    fleece medium wool type
    Suffolk

  21. Cromwell's army discovered 300 years ago
    larger than any other swine of that time
    Berkshire

  22. Reddish-brown hogs found in the US came from the Guinea cost of Africa
    Columbus or DeSoto
    Possibly a Berkshire cross
    Duroc

  23. Chester Co Pennsylvania
    prolific heavy milking mothers
    docile disposition
    good muscle quality
    Chester White

  24. Oldest original early American breeds
    prolifically, hardy vigor, foraging ability
    Hampshire

  25. Denmark
    long body length
    16 or 17 pairs of ribs
    Landrace

  26. feeders that gain readily
    very substantial bone
    sound on feet
    Poland China

  27. Vietnam
    dwarf swine
    Potbelly pig

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