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COW. In a penal statute which mentions both cows and beefer's, it was held that by the term cow, must be understood one that had a calf. 2 East, P. C. 616; 1 Leach, 105.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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If the brood cow's body condition needs to be adjusted, the adjustment should be made toward the end of the first and throughout the second trimester.
Mother & Daughter - W & H Williams, Clwch Goldwyn Destiny & Clwch Matson Destiny; RML 50 Tonnes - A & E Jones, Hendy Instinct Sian; RML 80 Tonnes - Owen Bros, Foel Indro Duchess; Brood Cow - HI & G Rogers, Bodynys Lana Mischief 24.
"Each lot has the ability to be the next great show winner, bull mother, genomic chart topper, embryo donor or brood cow. They will all have an impact on the breed for many years to come.
When a brood cow has reached the end of her productive life she basically goes directly from the sales barn to a slaughterhouse.
In turn, Carla is a daughter of the 12 Star red and white Holstein brood cow Cloverlands Skylar Cherry Red VG87.