Types of Cattle. Beef CattleDairy CattleDuel Purpose Cattle. Types of Cattle . Beef Cattle Beef Cattle are cattle that are produced with the purpose of producing beef.. Types of Cattle. Dairy CattleDairy cattle are cows produced for milk and airy production.. Types of Cattle. Duel Purpose Duel Purpose cattle are cows that are produced for dairy and beef production..
1. Breeds of Cattle Animal Science 101
2. Types of Cattle Beef Cattle
Duel Purpose Cattle
3. Types of Cattle Beef Cattle
Beef Cattle are cattle that are produced with the purpose of producing beef.
4. Types of Cattle Dairy Cattle
Dairy cattle are cows produced for milk and airy production.
5. Types of Cattle Duel Purpose
Duel Purpose cattle are cows that are produced for dairy and beef production.
6. Beef Cattle There are three different classifications of beef cattle.
7. British Breeds Hereford
They are from Herefordshire, England.
They are light yellow to cherry red with a white underbelly. They also have
thick and curly hair.
They are a medium sized frame.
They have poor marbling, they mature
early and can adapt to most environments.
9. British Breeds Poled Hereford
The Poled Herefords originated in England like the regular Herefords.
They also share the same characteristics as the horned Herefords.
11. British Breeds Shorthorns
The Shorthorns come from Northern England.
The color is not always the same, but mostly roan (red and white)
They have a medium to large frame, and have medium muscling.
13. British Breeds Angus
Angus are from Aberdeen Scotland
They are solid black and polled with small ears
Smooth hair, medium sized frame, heavy muscled, and great carcass merit.
15. American Breeds Santa Gertrudis
They were developed in Texas at the King Ranch.
They are deep cherry red color. They are 5/8 Shorthorn and 3/8 Brahman.
They are horned and polled.
They are medium to large frame size and heavy muscled
They are hardy and productive in hot teperatures.
17. American Breeds Beefmaster
They are from Texas
They are usually red, but there is no regular color pattern.
Medium to large frame, and heavy muscled.
19. American Breeds Brangus
They are solid black with a small hump.
They are 5/8 angus and 3/8 brahma.
They are polled.
They are medium to large frame.
21. American Breeds Brahman
They are originate from southern U.S.
They are gray to red in color, horned or polled with a hump.
They are large frame with light muscle.
They are the most heat and disease tolorant
23. Continental Breeds Main-Anjou
They originated in France.
They are dark red with black or white markings.
Large in frame.
25. Continental Breeds Charolais
They originate from France.
They are white to a creamy color, and some are red.
They are a large frame animal that is noted for its double muscling .
27. Continental Breeds Chiania
They are from West Central Italy.
They are off-white with black tongue, eyes, nose ,and hooves.
They are a large frame animal with long muscles.
29. Continental Breeds Limousin
They are from South-Central France.
They are mostly red but they do come in black with lighter eyes and belly.
Medium to large frame size with a long body, and heavy muscle.
31. Dairy Cattle Holstein
They are from the Netherlands and Germany.
They are black and white.
Large sized and heavy milkers
33. Dairy Cattle Jersey
They are light grey to dark fawn in color.
They are a medium sized animal
They milk the more for their body weight than any other cow.
35. Dairy Cattle Guernsey
They are red and white.
They are a medium framed cow.
They have a high feed to milk conversion.
Their milk is high in beta-carotene.
37. Dairy Cattle Brown Swiss
They are solid brown varying from dark to light.
They are large sized.
They have a light colored band around their muzzle.
They have above average milk fat content.
39. Duel Purpose Cattle Gir
They originated in India.
They are grey in color wit a hump.
They have a average milk production.
They have an medium to large frame, with beef characteristics.
41. Duel Purpose Cattle Devon
They originated in England.
They are red in color.
They have slight dairy characteristic.
They are medium to large frame.