In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Other firms have also tried to use milk from goats and cows to produce drugs but none have proved commercially viable.
- Charles milked dairy cows until he was 20 years old and has also been involved in agriculture and farming.
- Grandfather had 10 or 15 dairy cows and sold the milk for income.
- The dairy needs 130,000 cows to provide enough milk every year.
- Other studies have not observed a decrease in milk production for beef cows with mastitis.
- He grew up on the couple's farm in Bugthorpe where he loved to help out feeding the animals and milking the cows.
- This genetically modified hormone was designed to increase milk production in dairy cows.
- As I was a farmer's daughter, Christmas Day began bright and early for me as I got up to help milk our herd of cows.
- The change from a dairy/beef cross cow to an all beef cross reduces milk production by up to 1 gallon per day.
- Learning how to milk cows and shear sheep was crucial.
- Sheep, cattle and dairy cows are the main targets but horses, sheep, goats and dogs are also affected.
- For suckler cows with calves, the biggest risk now is grass tetany.
- There are approximately 574,000 beef and dairy cows in Manitoba.
- The value of a dairy cow to a farmer is the amount of milk that the cow produces and not its beef value.
- Mongols drink the milk of horses, cows, and sheep, as well as tea and wine.
- A close relative of the domestic cow, Banteng have curvy horns and white ‘stockings’ on their legs.
- The town bull had a different attitude to that of the cows.
- How many glasses of milk does a dairy cow produce each day?
- Another common intolerance is to dairy products, including cow's milk, cheese, yoghurt and cream.
- Livestock on a typical farm might include draft horses, beef cattle, milk cows, and hogs.
- Some farmers are experiencing a dearth of grass and have released the dairy cows and beef cattle onto the silage fields.
- Conventional farmers feed dairy and beef cows grain and corn and sometimes cow by-products to increase the protein in their diet.
- The last animal on his farm was a grey cow whose breed had been on the family farm for generations.
- A full-time dairy and beef farmer, he milks 100 cows with an average yield of 1,650 gallons.
- Birks' brother Walter looked after the dairy cows and the milk.
- They already have their own cow for milk, and grow their own vegetables.
- This gave farmers an insight into the type of calves to expect from the various bulls on different type cows.
- Suckler cows with calves will also benefit from early turnout provided the fields are sheltered and dry and you take steps to prevent tetany.
- The fertilized hay will grow so we can feed our cows and produce milk.
- We have succeeded in breeding a very efficient natural milk dairy cow.
- Not only can high temperatures reduce semen quality and libido in bulls, but they can reduce fertility in cows as well.
- A beef cow needs to produce enough milk to rear her calf well.
- Their first ranch animal was a milk cow, and when she calved they were on their way to a herd of 120 or so.
- Finds of animal bones reveal that the ox and the cow were domesticated as were sheep and goats (kept for meat and wool).
- In this regard it should be noted that cows slaughtered under the Scheme account for 31% of the total.
- Bulls consort with cows and with each other but generally spend much of their time alone.
- When rBGH gets injected into dairy cows, milk production increases by as much as 10-15%.
- Cheese can be made out of milk from cows, goats, and sheep.
- It seems so apparent today that beef and dairy cows are the same animal.
- The cows are bred to suit both the dairy and beef enterprise with a mixture of British Friesian and Holstein stock.
- Heifers also meet with good demand and the trade for suckler cows and calves was ‘exceptional’.
- Just as with cows raised for beef, dairy cattle are now usually raised in huge confinement operations.
- The milk a dairy cow produces is worth far more on a supermarket shelf than in the stomach of her newborn.
- Bulls can eat, walk, and run around, bang heads with other bulls, and mount those cows that are in heat.
2(female whale, elephant, seal)hembra feminine
- While elephants are indisputably social animals the social lives of males and females - bulls and cows - may be contrasted.
- When we pass a rock where a seal cow has just had a pup, we spot them out swimming, the baby piggy-backing on its mother's back.
- A handler was killed by an elephant cow which was being used on a film set in Broederstroom on Sunday.
- So far Hornby Castle has six bison cows and one bull - the only ones in the North of England.
3British informal, derogatory(woman)stupid cow! — ¡imbécil! informal
- she's a nasty cow — es una arpía
1intimidarhe wasn't cowed by their threats — no se dejó acobardar / intimidar por sus amenazas
- he was cowed into going — lo intimidaron para que fuera
- a cowed look — una mirada acobardada / atemorizada
- Already, she was learning a little, because she was cowed before him.
- Would we do it if we were not cowed by the threat of a US backlash?
- The impassioned egalitarian rhetoric that asserts this supposed obligation cows many people into acquiescence.
- Another alternative is to be cowed into silence by social intimidation.
- Politicians are too cowed by the media even to introduce the bill.
- This severe treatment, which Alexander had his Greek allies confirm, cowed potential opponents such as Athens.
- And anybody who sort of thinks that this is sending a message of seeking to cow anyone is really misreading it.
- Opposition in Europe and elsewhere to the war was counteracted by a massive propaganda campaign to cow people into silence.
- But for once not all the Libs were cowed: some, at least, of the backbench are still openly restless.
- Subdued and cowed by the warlords, the public has little motivation to mobilize against the militias.
- He is not cowed by suggestions that it would be a failure to end his first season without a trophy.
- Garang had a broad impassive face; he cultivated a ponderous dignity that often cowed his opponents.
- Don't cow me down if you don't agree, just state your point and we will agree to disagree.
- But we have reached a frightening turning point if artists are cowed into silence by violence and threats.
- So why have religious people been cowed into throwing their opinions overboard so easily?
- I call them ‘logic monsters’ they use ‘logic’ to bully and cow people into doing what they want.
- This is an awfully funny story if you are not cowed by the scholarly references.
- Economic troubles have fortunately not cowed artists or dealers in Japan.
- Some owners refused to be cowed by the intimidation of the clergy.
- Just like real politics, the game cowed me into staying on message, and staying boring.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.