Agathonissi

 

History

The population currently bred on Agathonissi island possibly descends from cattle of a short horn type formerly bred throughout the Aegean islands and employed mainly in agricultural work.

 

Morphological Traits

Their overall external features point to unimproved dairy cattle of the short horn type.

Productivity traits

Population*

The population is classified as ‘Critical’ (2019).

 

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