Corriente cattle are narrow and fine in conformation compared to other beef breeds, their head neck, forequarters, and hindquarters are well balanced.
In this breed horns are given special attention, they come out straight and curve to the front and up a little, they are set fairly wide apart. Corriente cattle can be any color except solid white, many of this breed are black. They have a dense coat with hair in their ears and a heavy tail switch.
A mature bull can weigh up to 1000 lbs and a mature cow up to 800 lbs, the yearling bulls or steers are around 400 lbs.
-Quality lean beef, reduced fat content
-Great sport cattle
-“Easy Keepers”/Easy calving
-Less food and water required compared to other beef breeds.