Calves of all Colors

We’ve got a full spectrum of colored livestock this year.  While most of our calves were black last year, this year’s crop comes in quite the variety.

We’ve got black ballies.

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We’ve got Charolais.

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Little darker colored Charolais.

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We’ve got red-bodied-white-faced-and-socked babies.

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Charolais…Hereford…Gray looking babies.

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Red-bodied-white-faced-except-an-eye-patch-and-with-a-skunk-tail babies.

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Chocolate brown and a skunk tail.

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And finally, some that are all black!

IMG_2235I’ve never seen so many different colors and markings come from a herd of mostly black Angus mothers!  The bull’s looks obviously have a lot to do with how the babies turn out.

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