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This work primarily seeks to explore the concept of beauty,genetics and the individual. The dairy industry is driven to produce thestrongest anim… Read More
This work primarily seeks to explore the concept of beauty,genetics and the individual. The dairy industry is driven to produce thestrongest animal with the highest quality milk. As a result each cow isclassified as to how close to a perfect specimen she is. This is purely agenetic score based on mobility, appearance and milk production. This ratingtells us nothing of her personality or nature; they are not scored on their markings.Everything else in her life is controlled, even her name; named after herfather and mother. This project is designed to challenge the notion of what isbeautiful and shows these animals as individuals allowing us a glimpse at their personality. Read Less
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Gene Deep
This work primarily seeks to explore the concept of beauty,genetics and the individual. The dairy industry is driven to produce thestrongest animal with the highest quality milk. As a result each cow isclassified as to how close to a perfect specimen she is. This is purely agenetic score based on mobility, appearance and milk production. This ratingtells us nothing of her personality or nature; they are not scored on their markings.Everything else in her life is controlled, even her name; named after herfather and mother. This project is designed to challenge the notion of what isbeautiful and shows these animals as individuals allowing us a glimpse at their personality.
723 Fargo Collette Very Good 86
800 Fargo Emma Very Good 87
123 Rhyme Alice Poor 64
956 Emill II Duchess Very Good 85
919 Pedant Marigold Good Plus 82