Charolais Cattle

By: Vic Malloy

What Are Charolais Cattle

They are from France. A Canadian as well as Australien Cross. They are known for being muscular and "finishing well." It is most always raised for beef. Most popular in Southern US such as Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas. Also Popular in Iowa, Missouri, Kansas.

Interesting Facts

- Charolais Cattle are one of the tallest breeds of cattle

- Charolais Cattle are one of the only breeds of cattle to be all white

- Charolais Cattle from birth can put on about 2,000 pounds

- Charolais Cattle withstand heat very well with their white coat

- There is a pack of wild Charolais Cattle in Venezuela.