Where did dairy cows come from?

Dairy August 30, 2007|Print
The six common breeds of dairy cows found in the United States originated from the following locations: Ayrshire - County Ayrshire (Scotland) Brown Swiss - Switzerland Guernsey - Isle of Guernsey (English Channel) Jersey - Isle of Jersey (English Channel) Holstein - Province of Friesland (Netherlands or Holland) or State of Holstein (Germany) Milking Shorthorn - Northeastern England