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Transcript of the Traditional Hereford Cattle

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these are our Traditional Hereford
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cattle and they are a bit different to
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the normal type of Hereford cow you
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might see going around farms in the uk
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and that’s because these cow genetics
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date back right to the original group of
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Herefords that were produced that’s why
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they’re called Traditional Herefords and
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then they might give them away but they
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do actually come from Hereford which
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isn’t very far away and they have a bit
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of a superpower the superpower is to
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take really rough really manky
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really really really weedy grass and
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turn it into food and into milk so they
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make milk for their calves which you can
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see a few of them back here who grow
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really quickly and then they make meat
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for us to eat they don’t grow quite as
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quickly as a normal Hereford but that’s
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okay because they are much harder and
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much better at making use of what we
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have here in the Sandwell Valley and
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they are actually a rare breed as well
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because most people have added extra
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genetics to make them better to make
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them bigger and stronger but we’ve got
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some of the rarest type on the farm
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which is why we’re so happy to be able
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to look after them um and have them here
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this one is actually a bit of a
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crossbreed it’s not a full Hereford this
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one’s mum is a jersey cow who have you
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scanned one of the other signs you can
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learn all about as well but they do make
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fantastic moms and fantastic foragers

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