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(a) Cows are classified as draught, diary and dual purpose breeds.
(i) Draught breeds - Their meat is tough and gives little milk. They are used in agricultural practices.
(ii) Dairy breeds - They have large digestive systems and gives large amount of milk.
(iii) Dual breeds - These breeds provide milk as well as help in agricultural tasks.
(b) Breeds of buffaloes - There are ten breeds of buffalo in our country. The important breeds of buffalo with high yield of milk are - Murrah, Mehsana and Surti.
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