Gelbvieh (yellow cattle)

Grazing Yellow Cattle herd

Sorting

Nom Père Dam's sire Tägl. Zun. 360 Tage Tägl. Zun. 200 Tage Poids à la naissance RZF % sécurité
Gelbvieh-Fleisch
BUSH Pp Benny PP Patriot P
HANNIBAL PP* Henner Pp Bush P
IMTOR PP Imboss Isidor

Breed characteristics

The breed in general

The main breeding area of Gelbvieh is located in Lower, Upper and Middle Franconia.

Color:

The Gelbvieh cattle are single-colored. The color varies from light yellow to red-yellow. The muzzle and horns have a light, and the hooves a dark color.

Polled status:

There are horned and genetically polled animals.

Body:

The animals are medium-sized to framy and have good muscularity, strong bone structure and solid hooves.

Production traits:

Gelbvieh cattle are housed both as dual purpose animals on dairy farms and on suckler cow farms for beef production. The animals excel with high feed intake capacity combined with very good meat production, persistent pregnancy, trouble-free calving and remarkable adaptability. The meat is uniformly marbled and more than outstandingly tender.

 

Bulls

Cows

Sacral bone height, cm

ca. 155

ca. 145

Weight, kg

ca. 1,230

ca. 780

 

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