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A Turkish Grey Steppe cow.Also known by: Boz Step, Plevne, Pleven, Plevna, Thracian, Turkish Grey


Found in north western Turkey this breed is a tri-purpose breed kept for milk and meat as well as being used as a work animal. They are of the Grey Steppe type and originated from the Iskar breed of Bulgaria.

A Turkish Grey Steppe cow.











Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.

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