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Recognized Native indigenous cattle breeds of India.

 MILCH/DAIRY BREED   1.GIR This breed is otherwise called as Bhadawari, Desan, Gujarati, Kathiawari, Sorthi, and Surati. Originated in Gir forests of South Kathiawar in Gujarat also found in Maharashtra and adjacent Rajasthan. Basic colours of skin are white with dark red or chocolate-brown patches or sometimes black or purely red. Horns are peculiarly curved, […]

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Umblachery – cattle breed ( Cow/ Bull)

Umblachery – cattle breed (Cow/Bull) Umblachery cattle breeds reared mostly the coastal plains of Thanjavur, Nagapattinam and Tiruvarur districts, Tamil Nadu These Cow/Bull Calves mostly red or brown colour at birth with all unique marking in the face, tail and limbs Generally, hocks have white marking (near toe) Dehorning of bullocks is the peculiar practice in the Umblachery […]

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