In Japan these four major strains of Wagyu include Japanese Black, Japanese Brown, Japanese Polled and Japanese Shorthorn. Sire: TBR YASUKANEKO 1074X Registration Number: FB27787 These breeding differences have produced a Japanese national herd that comprises 90% black cattle with the remainder being of the red strains Kochi and Kumamoto. ~  For operations where ownership is retained through harvest, Wagyu influenced carcasses deliver quality and yield grade premiums on the grid. 'WAGYU' refers to all Japanese beef cattle, where 'Wa' means Japanese and 'gyu' means cow. Contact Don Brown for more information. Black Wagyu Bulls: See our Wagyu Bulls page. ~ For local beef producers, Wagyu beef is more profitable than ordinary beef. Follow Us on Facebook! This selection favored animals with more intra-muscular fat cells – ‘marbling’ – which provided a readily available energy source. These cattle were originally imported in 1976 to the United States. The Japanese Black Cattle is the most common breed of "Wagyu" Cattle, and accounts for more than 80% of Wagyu beef that is bred commercially. Spring 2017 born heifers from our proven female lines and sired by our top trait leading bulls. Browse classifieds or … Black Wagyu advantages for the commercial cattleman. These steers are sired by our top trait leading bulls. His dam is our great 1004X dam which was the highest marbling Wagyu female at the 2013 Houston Livestock Show. evolved due to regional geographic isolation in Japan. Ranch/Office:  512.847.1182      Jim's cell:  512.619.3815. TBR YASUKANEKO 0 3 4203B The sire of this bull is a proven high marbling bull here at the ranch and is SCD AA and Tenderness 10. Spring 2018 born heifers from our proven female lines and sired by our top trait leading bulls. We greatly appreciate the support of everyone involved. Wagyu is a term that means Japanese cow. This is a really nice set of steers that will grade and make you money because they have the genetics and have been managed to perform! ~ For potential seed stock producers, full blood Wagyu breeding animals command high prices due to their extreme scarcity outside of Japan. We greatly appreciate the support of everyone involved. ~ Wagyu are a pleasure to raise due to their super-sweet nature. Spring 2016 F1 heifers bred to Fullblood Japanese Black Wagyu bulls to start calving April 2018. ~ For the typical cow/calf producer, a Wagyu bull will outperform most other breeds in calving ease, fertility, longevity, heat tolerance, and temperament. The variation of conformation within the Wagyu breed is greater than the variation across British and European breeds. Ranch/Office:  512.847.1182      Jim's cell:  512.619.3815     E-mail:  Click here. Wagyu is a horned breed and the cattle is either black or red in color. Wagyu were initially used in draft animals used in agriculture, chosen for their physical endurance. For the typical cow/calf producer, a Wagyu bull will outperform most other breeds in calving ease, fertility, longevity, heat tolerance, and temperament.