13 Best Beef Cattle Breeds

The best beef cattle breeds have a long history of being raised for beef production.

Here are some of the best cattle breeds you can consider when looking to purchase some beef cattle to add to your herd.

Aberdeen Angus is predominantly black in color, although you can still find red Angus. This breed is resistant to harsh weather, is adaptable, undemanding, matures early

Aberdeen Angus

The Piedmontese cattle breed produces flavorful and tender meat that makes them a beloved beef cattle breed. They originate from the Piedmont region in northwest Italy.

Piedmontese Cattle

The Aubrac beef breed is from Southern France from the Plateu de l’Aubrac Massif. An adult Aubrac weighs 2000-2600 pounds. It has a wheat-colored coat in varying shades.