Field of cows
Common breed of cattle in north Queensland. Seen in yards by the highway.
Guernsey cows feeding on grassy paddocks. There is a strong smell of supplementary grain feeds and molasses? Cycling along the minor roads at late afternoon, you can smell the sweet grassy breath of the cows as they chew their cud and get ready to sleep.
Famous Jersey cows full of delicious rich Jersey cow's milk!
Good to end my visit to this state on this icon - the Longhorn. It has been a complete JOY to walk with a man like Greg Lasley: great photographer, wonderful teacher and a gift to the iNaturalist community. I board a plane momentarily but...kinda wanna...stay...forever.
Cattle (colloquially cows) are the most common type of large domesticated ungulates. They are a prominent modern member of the subfamily Bovinae, are the most widespread species of the genus Bos, and are most commonly classified collectively as Bos primigenius. Cattle are raised as livestock for meat (beef and veal), as dairy animals for milk and other dairy products, and as draft animals (oxen or bullocks) (pulling carts, plows and the like). Other products include leather...