Results for: Cattle

What are feeder cattle?

Feeder cattle are young cattle (steers and heifers) that are carrying more weight or condition than stocker cattle and are ready to be put on a "hot" ration (or high-energy ra (MORE)

What cattle are beef cattle?

Cattle which are raised for their muscle mass rather than their  milk are beef cattle. Such cattle must be slaughtered in order to  obtain such a product, unlike with dairy (MORE)

What kind of cattle are Continental cattle?

Continental cattle are the cattle that were imported from Europe to improve the growth rate and leanness of existing breeds. Continental beef breeds are as follows: Charolai (MORE)

What breeds of cattle are beef cattle?

- Aberdeen Angus (Black Angus and Red Angus) - Hereford - Shorthorn - Charolais - Limousin - Simmental - Pinzgauer - Gelbvieh - Texas Longhorn - Scottish Hig (MORE)

Are pigs cattle?

I don't think the question was whether they were bovine "cows" or  not -- obviously they aren't. I think the question was if they were  included in the antiquated meaning of (MORE)

What are cattle?

Cattle are a mammalian species of herbivorous animals with cloven hooves that have a four-chambered stomach. The word "cattle" is a term that refers to more than one bovine or (MORE)

What are stocker cattle?

Stocker cattle refer to weaned steers and heifers of 6 to 10 months of age that are put on a high-forage diet of pasture grass/legume mix, and/or a mix of hay, grain and/or si (MORE)

Are sheep cattle?

No. Sheep and cattle are two entirely different species: Sheep are of the species Ovis aries, and cattle are the Bos primigenius species. Though sheep belong in the Caprinae s (MORE)

What is BSE in cattle?

BSE or Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy is a degenerative disease of the central nervous system in cattle. It is also commonly called Mad Cow Disease for the reason that cows, (MORE)