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Old 11-08-2011, 08:08 PM
 
Location: grooving in the city
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We'll test my cattle knowledge. If I am wrong Nomad and satx will call me on it. I am saying Black Angus, final answer. I'd like to see Larksong try this out too.
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Old 11-08-2011, 08:14 PM
 
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Black Angus with one black baldy in the bunch. Black baldy = Hereford Angus cross.
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Old 11-08-2011, 08:23 PM
 
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Black Angus with one black baldy in the bunch. Black baldy = Hereford Angus cross.
I am not really sure that I am impressed that I know that...but after living in the country for so long and in a farming family/community, I would be embarrassed not knowing. Thanks Nomad.
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Old 11-08-2011, 08:27 PM
 
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I always took Herefords to show at fairs but had friends with Angus. Best beef I ever had was Brown Swiss X Hereford. Many years ago.
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Old 11-08-2011, 09:58 PM
 
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I am going to bed early and watching V for Vendetta till I fall asleep since Buddy is missing. Well I might go with reruns of The Big Valley. Nite my fellow drifters.
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Old 11-08-2011, 10:07 PM
 
Location: Austin, TX
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We'll test my cattle knowledge. If I am wrong Nomad and satx will call me on it. I am saying Black Angus, final answer. I'd like to see Larksong try this out too.
Actually, those cows are Gelbviehs.

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Taken the same day. If I'm out in the backyard, they like to hang around and watch from over the fence.

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Old 11-08-2011, 10:11 PM
 
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That was a trick that got me. Still from what I read they supplied genes for the Angus breed.
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Old 11-08-2011, 10:22 PM
 
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Are there a lot of beef producers in Florida?
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Old 11-08-2011, 10:25 PM
 
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That was a trick that got me. Still from what I read they supplied genes for the Angus breed.
They do look like Angus..interesting.
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Old 11-08-2011, 10:29 PM
 
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Actually, those cows are Gelbviehs.

Gelbvieh - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Taken the same day. If I'm out in the backyard, they like to hang around and watch from over the fence.
Well I guess I was half right. The picture reminds me of my wonderful Great Pyrenees, Elan who spent so much time in with the cattle. I fed three orphaned spring calves one year and gave them all girls names that I would have given to my own little girl. Bad idea, never name what someone is going to eat.
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