Weird Cow Breeds - Gascon cattle

A beef breed which originates in the French Pyrenees, the Gascon breed is primarily used for beef production and best known for their unique grey colour.

Weird Cow Breeds - Gloucester cattle

A multi-purpose breed raised for meat, milk and draught purposes, Gloucester cattle are also among the world’s rarest breeds with only 750 cows remaining. Read all about the breed below.

Weird Cow Breeds - Glan Cattle

Formerly a multi-purpose breed with bulls weighing up to 1,200kgs, there are now only approximately 2,000 specimens remaining, making Glan cattle among the rarest in the world. Read all about the breed below.

Weird Cow Breeds - The Podolica

A domestic breed of cattle hailing from Southern Italy, with origins unknown, the Podolica are a triple purpose breed raised for meat, milk and draught purposes. Read all about the breed below.

Farmer Focus: Silverwood Livestock

The McKnight family, Co. Down are suckler; sheep and poultry farmers. They have claimed prestigious silverware on the show circuit and have two bulls in AI.

Weird Cow Breeds - The Belgian Red

A breed, as the name suggests, which is native to Belgium and currently one of the world’s rarest breeds, with less than 100 cows remaining in 2001, the Belgian Red.