in brief…

July 2006
Farmers Weekly;7/14/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 2, p45
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The article presents news briefs on the livestock industry in Great Britain as of July 2006. A dairy cow needs to drink 100 litres of water a day. Texel and Charollais breeds are the most popular within the sheep industry in the country. It suggests that stature is a more dependable yardstick to determine when heifers are fit for breeding.


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