The breed from the 18th century is characterized by a good feed conversion ratio, fattening and tractive performance. Because it is almost extinct the red cattle is part of the state conservation programme.
Stem type: aurochs 10,000 years ago
Weight: ♂ 750 kg; ♀ 620 kg
gestation period: 9 month
food: grass, hay, silage, beets, cereals
Power: good constitution and vitality, undemanding. High content of milk ingredience and best meat quality. Suitability for landscape maintenance as well as mother and nurse cow husbandry
Danger: highly endangered