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Hey,

I was at a cattle auction yesterday and saw a trailer unload about 15 cow/calf pairs. They looked like black baldies with the white face but their bodies were grey like Murray Greys. Does anybody know what breed this is or if they are a cross. Also what breeds were used to get them? They were very pretty and I might be interested in raising some.

Travis
 

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It sounds to me that they are a cross between black baldie cows and a Charolais bull. Cause usually Charolais crossed with black hided cattle such as a Angus, or baldies will cause the offspring to be a grey smokey color. Alot people make that cross here. It sells really good to.
 

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Travis":3ipzehtj said:
Hey,

I was at a cattle auction yesterday and saw a trailer unload about 15 cow/calf pairs. They looked like black baldies with the white face but their bodies were grey like Murray Greys. Does anybody know what breed this is or if they are a cross. Also what breeds were used to get them? They were very pretty and I might be interested in raising some.
Travis
have a few of this colour ,i got them by using hereford bull over murray grey cows
 
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Sounds exactly like a Murray Grey Hereford cross.
A Charolais Hereford is usually a lighter straw colored cross. Our neighbours breed them.
 

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