On average Jersey cows can produce 6 gallons of milk a day. The milk that Jersey cows produce also contain the highest percentage of butterfat.
Jersey cattle look like large deer and it is one of the major dairy breeds. This breed of cattle originated from the Channel Island of Jersey between England and France. Apart from the high butterfat content in its milk, Jersey cows are a popular dairy cattle because of its its low body weight, low maintenance costs and generally docile behavior.
Compared to other cow breeds, the Jersey cow is relatively small, weighing only 800 to 1,100 pounds on average. Jerseys come in colors ranging from light tan, brown to black. Highly adaptable even in hot climates, Jerseys breeds thrive well in countries such as Brazil and India.Learn More
According to Pro Bull Ranking HQ, the top ten bulls in the history of PBR competition are 81 Dillinger, J31 Bodacious, 61 Little Yellow Jacket, 13/6 Bushwacker, 856 Tahonta, 790 Mossy Oak Mudslinger, 60 Perfect Storm, 781 Asteroid, 102 Promised Land and 112 Red Wolf. The rankings are based on PBR statistics at all levels.Full Answer >
An adult female or mother pig is called a sow. If the pig is a virgin or has not given birth, she is called a gilt. A gilt is usually less than a year old.Full Answer >
A domestic farm pig averages 10 piglets per litter and can have two to three litters per year. Feral hogs have five to six piglets per litter and average 1.5 litters per year. Pig farmers average 23 piglets per year per breeding sow.Full Answer >
Domestic goats are descended from a species originally living in the sparsely vegetated highlands in western Asia. They are a very adaptable species, and as a domesticated farm animal, goats live everywhere from deserts to the tundra.Full Answer >