A popular breed in France, Abondance are medium-sized, tough and durable cows with the capability of producing rich milk and meat. Along with their dual-purpose capabilities, Abondance have great fertility and calving ease, making for an easy-going breed.
Abondance is well known for their ability to withstand extreme variations in temperature, making them a great Three Way Cross breeding choice for North and South Island herds. Crossbreeding with Abondance will also bring across the easy-going nature with environmental adaptability setting your herd up for increased variation in climate and the ability to maintain milk production.
Key facts about the Abondance
- Currently, there is about 150,000 head of Abondance in France.
- Female weighing in at between 580 and 680 kilograms
- Moderate Size
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