Talk Like a Heritage Breeder...


| July/August 2007

beef: meat from cattle

belted: white band at the midsection

breed: a group of animals that have come to resemble one another (either through selection and breeding or adaptation to the environment) and that, when mated, reproduce the same type

bull: male with his reproductive organs in working order



calf: baby bovine

Colorsided or lineback: coat pattern where color is restricted to the animal’s sides with a white line down the spine






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