Jersey cattle originate from the Channel Island of Jersey. It is one of the oldest cattle breeds in the world and is valued worldwide for its characteristics. The big advantages include the high milk yield, the robustness and the gentle character of the animals. In addition, Jersey cattle are fertile, long-lived, incur low rearing costs and births are uncomplicated. Jersey cattle are extremely adaptable and are suitable for a variety of housing types. The feed is used highly effectively for milk production.