Beef Cattle Breeds

History and Breed Specifications for Breeds of Beef Cattle

 

British Breeds

Angus

Angus, Red

Belted Galloway

Hereford, Horned

Hereford, Polled

Murray Grey

Scotch Highland

Shorthorn

 

Continental Breeds

Belgian Blue

Blonde d’Aquitane

Charolais

Chianina

Limousin

Maine Anjou

Marchigiana

Parthenais

Piedmontese

 

Sanga Type Breeds

Africander

 

American Breeds

Barzona

Beefmaster

Brahman

Brangus

Santa Gertrudis

Senepol

Simmental

 

Specialty

Beefalo

Chiangus

Texas Longhorn

 

Dual Purpose

Devon

Gelbvieh

Normande

Pinzgauer

Red Poll

Salers

Simmental

South Devon  

Tarentaise