- dairy cattle breeds commonly raised in the United States
- Ayshire, Brown Swiss, Guernsey, Holstein-Friesian, Jersey.
Combined glossary of agriculture. - MidCountry Media publishes Farm World newspaper.
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United States — a republic in the N Western Hemisphere comprising 48 conterminous states, the District of Columbia, and Alaska in North America, and Hawaii in the N Pacific. 267,954,767; conterminous United States, 3,022,387 sq. mi. (7,827,982 sq. km); with… … Universalium
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