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heifer

a young cow

heifer

[′hef·ər]
(vertebrate zoology)
A female cow less than 3 years of age that has not borne a calf.
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From the same herd he also took home Hafodesgob Agnes 73, a December 2015-born maiden heifer, for 1,950gns.
The farm was part of Heifer USA, and Heifer USA's focus has really been shifting more toward helping farmers" in this part of the country, he said, citing in particular Heifer's two cooperatives, Grass Roots Farmers' Cooperative and New South Produce Cooperative.
Fifteen bulling heifers were also very keenly sought-after by many buyers, the largest quantity selling to Richard Sheppard of Northern Ireland, who purchased five.
One hundred beef heifer calves originating from two separate frame size cow herds at the DREC were weaned mid-October 2010 and weaning weight and hip height measurements were recorded.
h) To do the necessary tests until heifers are in quarantine (analysis provided by AUK).
Heifer International's model of creating enduring transformation in its project communities is known to be an effective solution to poverty, not just a one-time Band-Aid.
To download your kit and begin your class on their journey toward understanding global citizenship--and a commitment to reading--visit Heifer International's Read to Feed program page at www.
The top price for the commercial heifers was pounds 1215 for a pair of Lims presented by Mrs C Higgs Little Bank.
The authors would like to acknowledge the management of RADP sub-project entitled "stair- step heifer development programme for induction of early puberty" Pakistan Agricultural Research council, Islamabad for financial support.
My dairy friend could not get over the fact we had two heifer calves in a row.
The method considered most accurate measures progesterone levels in two separate blood samples taken 10 days apart, in order to determine whether the heifer is prepubertal or pubertal.
After participating in Heifer Project International's Women's Spring Lambing, however, the Denver, Colo.