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  1. milking shorthorn.

    Cattle
    Compared to a jersey how much cream does a milking shorthorn produce. Just purchased 10 bred heifers of purebred milking shorthorns. We milk jerseys. Never milked a shorthorn. thanks in advanced.
  2. Jersey not giving much milk?

    Homesteading Questions
    My 3 year old Jersey cow had her calf 5 days ago. I have been leaving mama and baby together the whole time and bringing mom in first thing in the morning to milk. She has one quarter that’s damaged from previous owners not handling a bad case of mastitis. I am only getting 2 quarts a day out of...
  3. Jersey won't stop producing!

    Dairy
    Hi everyone. Our family has a Jersey and in November she had her second calf. We've been milking her successfully twice a day, but due to circumstances had to dry her off about 2 months ago on June. We saw a reduction in milk and she has not had any symptoms that would make us think she has...
  4. Jersey Calf Not Wanting Grain

    Cattle
    I have posted this on another site, but I thought people here may have more suggestions, and/or may have had this problem in the past. I raise sheep, and have zero experience with cows. I bought a "weaned" Jersey heifer on July 8th. Supposedly, she was eating plenty of grain, and had been off...
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