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Nelore - heifer - Brazil

Nelore
(most common name)
(transboundary/brand name)

(local/other name):
• Nellore
• Ongole

The Nelore got its name in the Americas in 1895 when Brazil imported Ongoles (that had originated in the Nellore district of India) — and from thence began the Nelore breed.


You can also go to:

My Daily Cow® Brazil and read about other Brazilian cattle breeds.

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