Black Wildebeast

Black Wildebeest (Gnu)

Ther is no other antelope like the wildebeest. It looks like it was assembled from spare parts – the forequarters could have come from an ox, the hindquarters from an antelope & the mane& tail from a horse. Black Wildebeest have a dark brown to black body, an erect mane & a long whitish tail.

Appearance

Bulls measure 1.2 meters at the shoulder & weigh 161 Kg. Cows measure 1.16 meters at the shoulder & weigh 130 Kg.

Diet

They are primarily a grazer, in order of preference selecting for predominantly grass, & occasionally karroid shrubs & herbs.

Meat Cuts

  • Striploin
  • Tenderloin
  • 4-Way Cut
  • Boneless Shoulder
  • Premium Goulash
  • Standard Goulash
  • Trimmings
  • Neck
  • Rib
  • Flank
  • 6-Way Cut
  • Heart
  • Liver
  • Lungs
  • Bones