Ayrshire


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Ayrshire

or

Ayr,

former county, SW Scotland. Ayrshire became part of the Strathclyde region in 1975. In the local government reorganization of 1996, Strathclyde was dissolved and the council areas of South, East, and North Ayrshire were created in part from the former territory of Ayrshire.

Ayrshire

1. a historical county of SW Scotland, formerly part of Strathclyde region (1975--96), now divided into the council areas of North Ayrshire, South Ayrshire, and East Ayrshire
2. any one of a hardy breed of brown-and-white dairy cattle
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It manufactures award-winning luxury dairy ice cream, sorbets, frozen yoghurt and desserts, produced from the farm's own herd of prize-winning Ayrshire cattle.
Outlaw's 100% Ayrshire bloodline is steeped in top show winning quality with his dam being the Champion Calf All Breeds All Britain Calf Show 2004, Royal Highland Show Junior Ayrshire Champion 2006 and 1st Junior Ayrshire Cow-in-Milk, Royal Highland Show 2007.
This is a great opportunity to show what we are doing right here in Loudoun with certified organic, certified humane, local agriculture and our work for the preservation of traditional-breed livestock,” stated Sandy Lerner, owner of Ayrshire Farm.
Deputy Minister for Enterprise Allan Wilson MSP said: "This is excellent news for the workforce at GE Caledonian and for Ayrshire.
Katy Clark, Labour MP for North Ayrshire and Arran, said: "If the law allows companies to treat workers this way it's time that law was changed.
Dr Carol Davidson, director of public health at NHS Ayrshire and Arran, said: "We are very sad to confirm that a two-year-old child from South Ayrshire has died in the Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Yorkhill, from complications from E.
The combined resources of Arrow's supply chain services and Ayrshire's manufacturing and engineering capabilities will further strengthen our ability to meet the ever-increasing needs of our customers," said Gary Lehren, president, Ayrshire Electronics, LLC.
Invest East Ayrshire is a collaboration of business-focussed agencies and organisations, led by East Ayrshire Council and Scottish Enterprise, with a shared vision of encouraging businesses to start up, expand or relocate in East Ayrshire.
To see Jak's visit to the Ayrshire farm and to see her cook up today's recipe visit http:// scottybrand.
Marleycote Fawn 2 VG85 took first prize in the Ayrshire heifer in milk class and went on to become Ayrshire heifer champion at the AgriScot dairy show near Edinburgh.
Yesterday, North Ayrshire Council said: "We were informed of these allegations and made immediate arrangements to begin an investigation.
Senior police sources believe the terror mob will boost crime across the central belt and Ayrshire.