Cattle breeds: Devon

Cattle breeds: Devon

Origin and diffusion area

Very ancient breed of South West England.
Originally known as a working breed, it can still produce excellent meat and milk.
Now bred essentially for meat production.
Some items are distinguished by an excellent milk production.
Also bred in the USA, South America and South Africa.

Morphological characteristics

Deep red coat, medium long horns in the shape of an open lyre.

Productive characteristics

Mainly bred for meat production.

Devon breed cow

Charbray breed bull

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