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How much does it cost to own a cow in India?

Asked by M. Jabrowsky, Last updated: Jun 25, 2022

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Larry Thornton

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Larry Thornton
Larry Thornton, Student, MBA, Los Angles

Answered May 01, 2019

(1) Gir: Basically this breed is from Gujarat, but also found in Maharashtra and Rajasthan. Gir cows give a good quantity of milk. Milk yield ranges from 1200-1800 kgs per lactation.

(1) Gir: Basically this breed is from Gujarat, but also found in Maharashtra and Rajasthan. Gir

Gir cow costs between Rs 50,00 to over Rs 1.5 lakh.

(2) Red Sindhi: Mainly this breed is from Karachi and Hyderabad Milk yield ranges from 1250 to 1800 kgs per lactation.

(3) Sahiwal: This is a native cow from Pakistan. The average milk yield of this breed is between 1400 and 2500 kgs per lactation.

Sahiwal cow costs between Rs 35,00 to 60,000.

(4) Kankrej: Mainly This breed is from Gujarat. They are fast and powerful cattle cows are good milkers, yielding about 1400 kgs per lactation.

(5) HF: This breed is originated from Dutch in North Holland. HF cow milk per day 40-45 liters/day. Milk yield 7200-9000 kg/per year approximately.

You can buy Buy Hf Cow around Rs 40,000 - 45,000.

(6) Jersey: The Jersey cow is one of the oldest dairy breeds. Jersey cow milk per day 30-35 liter/day.

You can buy Buy Hf Cow around Rs 40,000 - 50,000.

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C. Perez

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Answered Mar 07, 2019

This depends of the breed of cow you want to buy. The milk capacity of the cow is also taken into account. Local breeds usually produce less milk when compared to foreign breeds. The common breeds in India include: Gir, Sahiwal, Jersey, Red Sindhi and Kankrej.

This depends of the breed of cow you want to buy. The milk capacity of the cow is also taken into
Gir has its origin in Gir forest in Kathiawar district of Gujarat. They can produce up to 2000kg milk per lactation. The average weight of this breed is about 400kg. It can cost between Rs 50,000 to Rs 1.5 lakh. Sahiwal has it origin from Pakistan; it can produce up to 2500kg of milk per lactation. It cost between Rs. 35,000 to Rs 60,000. The Kankrej can cost up to Rs 45,000 and the Jersey can cost between Rs 40,000 to Rs 50,000.

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