Guernsey

Guernsey

Meet Ms. Guernsey! She is brown or fawn (light yellowish tan) with white spots of various sizes on the body or face.

Characteristics:

She is medium in size, weighing about 1,200 pounds in maturity. . Her milk has a golden colour due to a high content of beta carotene, and also contains higher amounts of butterfat and protein. 

History: The Guernsey originated from the Isle of Guernsey, a tiny island in the English Channel.

Fun Fact: Since the 1950s, Golden Guernsey trademark milk has been sold in the U.S. and Canada as a premium product.