TRANSLATE

What are Cracker Cattle?

Description - The generally low level of nutrition provided by the unimproved range and unfertilized pastures, along with the rough woods, "the scrub", in which these cattle spent most of their time, likely also had an effect on the horn size and shape of Florida Cracker Cattle. The horns of Florida Cracker Cattle have a much greater tendency to go up rather than out like those of Texas Longhorn cattle. Read more...

Usaha Peternakan Sapi Seperti Apakah Yang Harus Diurus Izinnya?

"Warga Mengeluh, Peternakan Sapi Tanpa Izin Dibiarkan Tetap Beroperasi", demikian judul sebuah berita yang dilansir oleh dejurnal.com, pada tanggal 07 Mei 2021. Peternakan tersebut terletak di Kampung Ciherang Rt 02 Rw 01 Desa Cikanyere, Kecamatan Sukaresmi, Cianjur. Menurut informasi yang diperoleh, peternakan tersebut memang tidak memiliki izin, dan keberadaannya tidak mendapatkan restu masyarakat sekitar. Read more...

American White Park Cattle

The American White Park is a large white breed with black or red points (ears, nose and eyes). Cows average 1000 pounds and bulls between 1700-1800 pounds. The cattle are predominately polled with 3 to 5% horned. They are docile and the cows milk well. Read more...

Apakah Sapi Brahman Cocok Dibudidayakan Oleh Peternak Indonesia?

Sapi brahman adalah keturunan sapi zebu yang berasal dari India, dengan ciri khas berpunuk besar dan berkulit longgar, gelambir dibawah leher sampai perut lebar dengan banyak lipatan-lipatan. Telinga panjang menggantung dan berujung runcing. Read more...

Small But Mighty: Miniature Zebu Cattle

Miniature Zebu’s have been around for thousands of years, with their roots coming from off the coast of Southern India. Miniature Zebu’s are also native to Southeast Asia and Africa. With this climate the breed was able to develop a high tolerance to heat and insects. Their ability to do this is thanks to sweat glands and a highly active sub-dermal twitching muscle. Read more...

Holstein Friesian Cow

What is unique about this cow breed is that they have a rare pattern of black spots on an all-white body. First bred in Holland, Friesland, and Germany, this cow breed is one of the most notable dairy producers in existence. Their black and white bodies may not be impressive, but their ability to produce large amounts of milk is something that tends to attract farmers from all over the world. Read more...