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American Gelbvieh - cow - USA

American Gelbvieh
(local/other name)

(most common name):
Gelbvieh
(transboundary/brand name):
• Gelbvieh

The American Gelbvieh has a coat color that ranges from straw to black.

Breeding in the United States began in 1971 with the importation of German Gelbvieh semen by Carnation Genetics. The importation of the first Gelbvieh bull also occurred in the same year.


You can also go to:

My Daily Cow® USA and read about other American cattle breeds.

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