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Are brangus med or large? What do the numbers after the size represent
example large 1, large 2,3, ? What book or web site has this info? or do you just have to find some one to teach you?
 

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trent":1tcyaswg said:
Are brangus med or large? What do the numbers after the size represent
example large 1, large 2,3, ? What book or web site has this info? or do you just have to find some one to teach you?
The numbers represent the quality of the animals. 1's being the best beef
down to 3's showing more dairy influence or just sorry a___ beef cattle.
 

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1 is heavy muscle, 2 is medium, 3 is poor. Give

http://www.agric.nsw.gov.au/reader/5138

a look. It's from Australia but it should explain it even if they use a different grading system. Or you can do a google search on "cattle muscle score usda" and probably get more information you want

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trent":2v0kg00b said:
Are brangus med or large? What do the numbers after the size represent
example large 1, large 2,3, ? What book or web site has this info? or do you just have to find some one to teach you?
 

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