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Flemish Red - cow - France

Flemish Red
(most common name in English)

(most common name):
Rouge Flamande
(transboundary/brand name):
• Holstein (red and white)
(local/other name):
• Population rouge
• Rouge du Nord

The Flemish Red was once so diluted as a breed that it fell in numbers so drastic that a conservation program was established in 1977 for the preservation of the original type.


You can also go to:

My Daily Cow® France and read about other French cattle breeds.

The Cow Wall® A-Z Cattle Breed Picture Reference to see other breeds of cattle in the world.