Tag: Karnataka

Hallikar Breed

(Kannada:ಹಳ್ಳಿಕಾರ್) The Hallikar is one of the very famous Bos indicus breed from south Indian state, Karnataka. They are densely populated in the areas like Mysore, Mandya, Hassan, Tumkur, Bangalore, Kolar and Chitradurga district of Karnataka. Its believed that Hallikar is originated from the other famous breed from the same belt “Amritmahal”. People from south […]

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Krishna Valley ( Cow/ Bull)

Krishna Valley cattle (Kannada: god) is a breed of cattle native to North Karnataka region in India. It is known to have originated in the areas drained by the Krishna, Ghataprabha and Malaprabha rivers of the Bijapur, Bagalkot and Belgaum districts. It is a draught breed mainly used for agricultural purposes. The bulls are known for strength and endurance and the cows are moderate milk yielders. Need Support: We are […]

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Malnad Gidda Breed Cattle (Bull/Cow)

  The word gidda means dwarf and Malnad means a place receiving heavy rainfall.   Malnad Gidda Cattle Breed: Breeding status: Conservation Country: India, Karnataka Home or breeding tract: Malnad Gidda cattle are small size animals and distributed and Maintained in Malnad/Malenadu area of Karnataka. The breeding tract of this breed also includes Chikmagalur,  Dakshin Kannada, Hassan, Kodagu, […]

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Amrit Mahal Breed ( Cow/ Bull)

  Amrit Mahal Cattle (ಅಮೃತ ಮಹಲ್)– Breeding status: Conservation Country: India Home or breeding tract:  Shimoga, Tumkur, Hassan, Chikmagalur, Chitradurga Davanagere and Tumkur districts of Karnataka. Body: More massive and of larger built. Body color:  Amritmahal is usually Grey in color but this is varied from white to almost black. Accession number : INDIA_CATTLE_0800_AMRITMAHAL_03001 Markings over body: White-grey markings […]

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