About Rossa Siciliana Cattle
This breed is made up of
various Sicilian cattle breeds from Modicana, also called Mezzalina and
Montanina. The origin as well as the present spreading is situated around the
Peloritani mountains, the Nebrodi and the Madonie (Sicily), all of them are difficult
areas as to climate and food.
Withers height: from 125 to
130 cm. The color of the coat is golden red to dark red towards wine red
and black. Horns: short lira-shaped in the heifer, shorter in the male.
Wide muzzle: dark grey or very dark red.
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