The Red Angus is similar in conformation to the Aberdeen Angus, medium in size with a beefy carcase. StatisticsIt is red in colour with pigmented skin and naturally polled, when crossed the red coat colour is passed on to the calves.
Red Angus females reach puberty at a young age, are highly fertile and are renowned for their longevity in the herd. Red Angus females have excellent milk production and have a strong maternal instinct.
Red Angus cattle are considered by breeders to be gentle natured and easy cattle to work.
This breed produces a highly desired carcase with the meat being of excellent quality, this is due to the intra muscular marbling.
- Excellent maternal traits
- Quiet, easy going dispositions
- Quality carcase, intra muscular marbling
- Large scrotal size in bulls, greater semen production