BOVINE – BASIC CATEGORIES (VEAL / BEEF / BULL)
|VEAL – Female or castrate or entire male bovine that:
VEAL * V *
Optional Veal classes:
|BEEF – Female or castrate or entire male bovine that:
||BEEF * A *
|BULL- Derived from entire or castrate malebovine animals showing signs of Secondary Sexual Characteristics (SSC).
Exposed area of M. semimembranosus muscle-triangular and, relatively scarce scrotal fat and dark muscle colour.
|BULL * B *|
* SSC: Secondary Sexual Characteristics
BOVINE – BASIC CATEGORIES (BEEF)
* Chronological age as shown is approximate only
BOVINE – ALTERNATIVE CATEGORIES (BULL)
* (HSCW) Hot Standard Carcase Weight.