Katerini and Sykia breeds belong to the steppe or podolic breeds of cattle A  mealy muzzle and lyre shaped horns are usually characteristics associated with primitive and unimproved breeds.


Morphological Traits

Katerini cattle attain the greatest size of all Greek indigenous cattle breeds.


Productivity traits


The population of the breed is considered ‘Vulnerable’ (2019).


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