About Savoiarda Chickens
Savoiarda Cattle are
an old Italian breed belonging to a branch of the French breed Tarantaise.They
are used mainly for milk product, but often for meat. As to a census of half
twentieth century there were about 12,500 heads only in the province of Turin,
particularly in Susa Valley.Today this breed has undergone a great decrease,
although some heads from the old Savoiarda breed still survive.
Dark golden red coat
shading to tawny, particularly in the young head that have a quite dark colour
which gets lighter when growing older. Dark grey wide muzzle, white yellowish
elliptical horns with black tip.
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