Amerifax is a breed of cattle that is a cross between the American Hereford and the American Charolais breeds. They are known for their high growth rate and good meat quality. They have a distinctive red and white color pattern, with the red color coming from the Hereford genetics and the white color coming from the Charolais genetics. They are also known for their hardiness and adaptability to a variety of environments. They are typically raised for both milk and meat production. They are known for their good carcass quality, feed efficiency and docile temperament. They are also used in crossbreeding programs to improve the growth rate, carcass quality and feed efficiency of other breeds.