In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1cabeza de ganado holandés o frisón US(cow) vaca holandesa feminine
- The farmer says the Holstein's fodder must be of high quality.
- His winning Holstein cow snatched the prize for the supreme cattle champion.
- With a combined total of 25,000 Holstein cows including replacement heifers, Braum's owns its own milking herd of 10,000 cows.
- Twenty-three hundred Holstein cattle were maintained at the dairy with 1300 cows milked three times daily.
- He once had a conventional dairy with 40 Holsteins in a stall barn.
- Cheese is huge business in a town where the community of Holsteins and Jerseys rivals the human population in size, where the high school's team name is the Cheesemakers.
- Crossbreeding refers to breeding different types of cows, like a Holstein and a Jersey.
- Still, most Wisconsin dairy producers favor Holsteins over Jerseys.
- Its 6,000 Holstein cattle loll in the sun waiting to be milked.
- Raw milk supply is not an issue - the company processes milk from its own herd of 1,300 Holsteins.
- Much of his collection deals with important livestock such as Holstein cattle and Yorkshire pigs.
- On the other side of a barbed wire fence, a herd of Holsteins turns its full attention to the noisy newcomers.
- Entries have been particularly strong in the Limousin and Holstein cattle breeds and in the Texel and Suffolk sheep categories.
- Cross-breeding Holstein dairy cows with Jerseys is boosting milk income on Pembrokeshire's spring calving farms.
- Without grain in summer, the Holsteins and Jerseys got too skinny.
- When he and his family came to Canada five years ago, they built a barn, acquired 80 Holsteins and got to work.
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