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 beef animals as 4.01.2018

Number of suckler cows 29 546 
Total number of beef animals 75 489 


Number of animals by breeds as 01.01.2016


No Breed
Beef animals

Incl. suckler cows
1.
Hereford
16374

6422
2.
Aberdin-Angus
15874

6311
3.
Limousin
11995

4847
4.
Simmental
7469
2448
5.
Charolais
5105

1768
6.
Highland cattle
4971
1685
7.
Blonde d'Aquitaine
2345

895
8.
Belgian Blue
986

357
9.
Galloway
586

161
10.
Piemontese
262
118
11.Dexter
96
30
12.
Aubrac68
27
13.
Tyrolean Grey61
30
14. Shorthorn 14 0
15. Salers12
0
16. Wagyu
0

Total
66222

25099


Overview of Charolais breed in Estonia.