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Highland cattle (Scottish Gaelic: Bò Ghàidhealach; Scots: Heila...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
Highland cattle (Scottish Gaelic: Bò Ghàidhealach; Scots: Heilan coo) are a Scottish cattle breed. They have long horns and long wavy coats that are coloured black, brindle, red, yellow, white, silver (looks white but with a black nose) or dun, and they are raised primarily for their meat. They originated in the Highlands and Western Isles of Scotland and were first mentioned in the 6th century AD. The first herd book described two distinct types of Highland cattle but, due to crossbreeding between t
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Cattle ready for show

Circular Head Chronicle - 16 Nov 2018
This year the Stanley event welcomes a few new faces to the cattle competition. The Highlanders. This is Craggy Island Highlands' first year exhibiting at the show. While they're based in Penna in the south, they will make the five-hour drive up to ...
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Highland Lake team asks Falmouth, Windham to adopt new rules

The Forecaster - 13 Nov 2018
Among the new rules would be a requirement for third-party, expert review of any development within the watershed areas of the lake, excluding single lots, and new manure management requirements for large farm animals such as horses or cattle.
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Week in pictures: Scotland

The Times - 26 Oct 2018
How now brown cow: John Brown, of Campbeltown, was selling his Highland cattle sculptures made of old whisky barrels at the Tweed Valley Forest Festival, PeeblesTIMES PHOTOGRAPHER JAMES GLOSSOP. The Times, October 27 2018, 12:01am.
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Man killed in North Canterbury bull attack

Stuff.co.nz - 25 Oct 2018
Emergency services were called to a property in Oxford, about 50km west of Christchurch, shortly before 4pm on Wednesday. Stuff understands the farmer was working with Scottish Highland cattle in a pen when he was mauled by one of the bulls. He died at ...
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Artistic Legacy Comes Home to Roost

Lancaster Farming - 02 Nov 2018
Her pastoral country landscapes often include livestock, with sheep, cattle and horses being a peaceful part of many Strawser scenes. One recent painting in an abstract style shows a grouping of shaggy Highland cattle in a pasture she passes often. She ...
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Highland cattle brought in to help grasshoppers

BBC News - 15 Mar 2018
A small herd of Highland cattle has been brought to the Isle of Man to help save a rare species of grasshopper. The Scottish breed has been introduced to the Langness Peninsula - the only place in Britain where the lesser mottled grasshopper can be found.
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North-east firms get 'cruise ready' in preparation of tourism boom

Press and Journal - 05 Nov 2018
Work is under way with businesses to help make them “cruise ready” with packages such as Highland cattle farm tours and tea with the laird of an Aberdeenshire castle among those now on offer. In addition, special courses have been planned through to ...
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Longhorns and Highlands — Why Not?

Lancaster Farming - 11 May 2018
PUGHTOWN, Pa. — You expect to see cows on hills in Pennsylvania. Holsteins, Jerseys, Black Angus, Herefords. Even Guernseys, if you're into that sort of thing. You don't expect to see the brindled hides and sweeping, massive headgear of Texas ...
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In pictures: Top Highland cattle on show at spring sale

BBC News - 13 Feb 2018
The cream of the Highland cattle world have gathered for the 127th Spring Show and Sale at Oban in the west of Scotland. The show and sale was held over two days and is open to all Highland breed enthusiasts. Oban cattle show Image copyright Getty ...
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Strong show anticipated

Wairarapa Times Age - 25 Oct 2018
But Kapiti's Woolly Manor Moos will be displaying a selection of its Highland cattle. The society's secretary, Catherine Lord, said the show was “looking really positive and it's going to be really busy”. The new competition to find Wellington's ...

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