How Well Do You Know The Santa Gertrudis Cattle?

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How Well Do You Know The Santa Gertrudis Cattle?

The Santa Gertrudis Cattle is a breed of cattle developed for meat production. Santa Gertrudis cattle are usually found in tropical climes. They are usually red in color and sometimes with white markings. Santa Gertrudis cattle have a sleek, short coat which makes living in tropical areas easy. Have you seen one before?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Where can Santa Gertrudis cattle be found?
    • A. 

      Southern California 

    • B. 

      Southern Texas 

    • C. 

      Northern Italy 

    • D. 

      Southeast Asia 

  • 2. 
    When was this breed recognized by the United States Department of Agriculture?
    • A. 

      1956

    • B. 

      1945

    • C. 

      1940

    • D. 

      1938

  • 3. 
    Which of these is not peculiar to the breed?
    • A. 

      Heat tolerance 

    • B. 

      Bloat resistance 

    • C. 

      Tick resistance 

    • D. 

      White body markings

  • 4. 
    What is the scientific name for Santos Gertrudis cattle?
    • A. 

      Bos indicus 

    • B. 

      Bos gertrudis 

    • C. 

      Bos humpi

    • D. 

      Bos humpeeti

  • 5. 
    When was the breed introduced to American farmers?
    • A. 

      1917

    • B. 

      1913

    • C. 

      1919

    • D. 

      1918

  • 6. 
    Which of these breeds is not directly related to Santos Gertrudis cattle?
    • A. 

      Bos indicus 

    • B. 

      Bos taurus 

    • C. 

      Bos timeli

    • D. 

      Bos brahman

  • 7. 
    When was The Santa Gertrudis Breeders (Australia) Association established?
    • A. 

      1945

    • B. 

      1967

    • C. 

      1954

    • D. 

      1939

  • 8. 
    When did the Santa Gertrudis Group Breedplan start operating in Australia?
    • A. 

      1991 

    • B. 

      1999

    • C. 

      1994 

    • D. 

      1997 

  • 9. 
    When were the Santa Gertrudis cattle first exported to Australia?
    • A. 

      1951

    • B. 

      1959

    • C. 

      1955

    • D. 

      1961

  • 10. 
    Where was the Santa Gertrudis Breeders International Association formed?
    • A. 

      California 

    • B. 

      Florida 

    • C. 

      Copenhagen 

    • D. 

      Texas 

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