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gC nC Iron Age Piglet ref: WILD02

gC nC Tractor ref: TRAC01

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Highland Cattle ref: HIGH01

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Ir on Age Pigle t

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The I r on A ge pig is a hy br id be t w e e n a w il d boa r a nd a domestic pig meant to r ec reat e t he t y pe of pig r e pr e se nt e d by pr e histor ic a rt w or k s of the I r on A ge in ancient E ur ope. The pr oje ct sta rt e d in t he e a r ly 1 9 8 0 s by c r o ssing a m ale wild boar with a Ta mw ort h

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sow to pr od uc e a n a nim a l t hat lo ok s l ik e t he pig fr om long ago. I r on A ge pig s a re ge ne r a l ly only r a ise d in E ur ope f5or0 a6 0spe 2 2c6ia1lt1 y5 3me 5 8at m ark et, and in k eeping wit h t heir he r ita ge a r e ge ne r a l ly mor e a ggr e ssiv e a nd ha r de r to h andle than pure domest ic pig s.

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R u r a l Im a g e s

Black Rock Hen ref: BLAC01

gC Buff Orpington ref: BUFF01

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Highland Cow 2 ref: HIGH02

Ir on Age Pigle t ( WIL D02)

photogr aph by Charle s Sainsb u ry- Pl a ic e

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w w w.sainsbury pl aic e .co . u k

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H ig hl and Cow H ig hl and cat t l e are a Scot t ish breed of cat t l e w it h long horn s and long wav y coats w hich are colo ured bl ack , brindl ed , red , y el low or d un . H ig hl and cat t l e are k now n a s a h ard y breed d ue to t he rug g ed n at ure of t heir n at iv e Scot t ish H ig hl and s , w it h hig h r ainfal l and v ery s t r ong w ind s . H ig hl and cat t l e h av e

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been s ucces sf ul ly es tabl ished in m an y t emper at e co un t ries and indeed in co un t ries w here w in t ers are s ub s tan t ial ly col der t h an Scot l and ’s s uch a s in cen t r al E ur ope and C an ada. Their h air is con sidered t he long es t of an y cat t l e breed and g iv es pr ot ect ion

R ur al Im age s Highl and Cow (HIGH02)

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d uring t he col d w in t ers . Their sk il l in lo ok ing f or f o od al low s t hem to s urv iv e in

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s t eep mo un tain area s . The y b ot h g r aze and br ow se and eat pl an ts w hich m an y ot her

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cat t l e avoid .

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photogr aph by Charles Sainsbury-Pl aice

Bronze Turkey ref: BRON01 5 060226 115501

Lavender Pekin Bantam ref: LAVE02

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Silver Sebright ref: SILV01

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