Chianina cattle

Chianina cattle

Italian spelling for the chiana breed of white with black points, meat cattle.
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Chianina dual-purpose bull. By permission from Sambraus HH, Livestock Breeds, Mosby, 1992
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In Tuscany, we have special meats such as Chianina cattle, and special breeds of pork and chicken.
From the double muscled Belgian Blue, a large meat producing breed I got to see several years ago at the State Fair, to the French Blonde D'Aquitane to the Swiss Braunvieh to the Italian Chianina cattle having special traits deemed important to a particular culture, society and region on earth have been developed, grown in popularity or have been supplanted by another having traits more prized today.
Chianina cattle are white with a black switch at the end of the tail.