TITLE

CATTLE CUSTOM-BUILT FOR THE ISLANDS

AUTHOR(S)
Powell, Claire
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;9/1/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 9, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the pedigree beef herd that monopolizes the bovine population of the Scottish Isle of Luing. Other than cattle, there also exists 1900 Scottish Blackface ewes of which most are bred pure. The health status of the cattle in the island is considered exceptional with its health scheme accredited for bovine viral diarrhea, infectious bovine rhinotracheitis, enzootic bovine leucosis and leptospirosis.
ACCESSION #
22513089

 

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