Lesson 3. EXOTIC BREEDS OF CATTLE (PART-2)
The exotic cattle breeds belong to the group Taurus. They have got certain distinctive characteristics in comparison with indigenous cattle. They are high milk produces, they hapless cattle. Though high producer they can’t with stand high temperature. Many exotic cattle breeds were brought to India for cross breeding and upgrading purpose to improve milk production potentiality in our cattle. The important exotic cattle breeds were Holstein-Frisian, Jersey, Brown-Swiss, Guernsey, Red Dane etc.
Exotic Breeds of Cattle
Holstein – Friesian