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Breeds of Livestock - Finnish Cattle

Breeds of Livestock - Finnish Cattle

Finnish

Also known by: Suomenkarja, Suomalainen Karja, Finsk (Swedish), Finncattle

This polled dairy breed is found throughout Finland. The varieties include East Finnish (red and white), North Finnish (white) and West Finnish (red).

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Reference:

Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.

We are currently searching for additional information of this breed. Submission information.

Photographs:

Miina Äkkijyrkkä, SKATA, 00980 Helsinki, FINLAND miina.akkijyrkka@kolumbus,fi


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