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Breeds of Livestock - Nanyang Cattle

Breeds of Livestock - Nanyang Cattle


Also known by: Nan'yan

This breed is found in Henan and Northern Hubei in China. Part of the Changzhu group, the breed is primarily used as a draft animal. They are usually red with white or grey spots. Two varieties exist, a mountain and a lowland.


Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.

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