There are 16 beef breeds registered in Estonia. 

About 2/3 of Estonian beef cattle are from three breeds -  Hereford, Aberdeen-Angus and Limousin and their crosses.


Number of animals by breeds as 01.01.2016


No Breed
Beef animals
%
Incl. suckler cows
1.
Hereford
16374
24,73
6422
2.
Aberdin-Angus
15874
23,97
6311
3.
Limousin
11995
18,114847
4.
Simmental
746911,28
2448
5.
Charolais
5105
7,711768
6.
Highland cattle
49717,511685
7.
Blonde d'Aquitaine
2345
3,54895
8.
Belgian Blue
986
1,48357
9.
Galloway
586
0,88
161
10.
Piemontese
2620,40
118
11.Dexter
960,1530
12.
Aubrac680,10
27
13.
Tyrolean Grey610,09
30
14. Shorthorn 140,02 0
15. Salers120,020
16. Wagyu0,010

Total
66222100,00

25099


Overview of Charolais breed in Estonia.