Commodity: Dairy Cattle

If you have already read the page about beef cattle, you may think you know everything there is to know about cows. While dairy cattle look similar to beef cattle on the outside, there are differences. Let's learn more about dairy cattle.


Whoa

What is it?

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  • Answer
  • Wheat! More wheat is planted in the world than any other crop. Wheat kernels are ground into flour that is used to make bread, pasta, cereal, tortillas, cakes, cookies, crackers, and more!

Cool

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Fun Fact: Minnesota ranks 4th nationally in dry edible bean production. Dry edible beans include pinto, navy, Great Northern, kidney, and black beans.

Joke

What's orange and sounds like a parrot?

  • Answer
  • A carrot!