Is Akaushi Wagyu or Kobe?

Wagyu beef is turning heads as some of the best beef on the market. Wagyu roughly translates to Japanese cattle, and Akaushi is one of the 4 breeds of Wagyu. So what is the difference in Kobe and Wagyu? Kobe beef is Akaushi that only come from the Kobe region in Japan, and are extremely high marbling cattle. Most people …

Meet our Leading Ladies #4

Our final leading lady is LAG S0795N. She is a daughter of 504E who we refer to as “Elephant Cow.” 504E got her name due to her impressive body mass and large feet. S0795N’s sire is Shigemaru and he is the paternal brother to the famous cow maker, Namimaru. Namimaru sired Akiko, Namiko, Ringo 117, and Kazutomo. Be sure and …

Meet our Leading Ladies #3

Nikki S1029P comes from the Akaushi line that has as much name recognition as any Akaushi genetic line in the modern-day breed. She is a Shigemaru X Akiko daughter. Akiko was said to be one of the stoutest Akaushi females ever. Shigemaru is a foundation bull used to add more dimension and thickness. His daughters are proven to be broody …

Meet our Leading Ladies #2

One of our other leading ladies is B0589N. She is a daughter of Fuyuko who was one of the best looking, well-built females in her day. Fuyuko lived to be 20+ years of age and many of our highest performing and most impactful females today trace back to her. B0589N’s sire is Big Al and when used on Fuyuko that …

Meet our Leading Ladies #1

At Legendary Akaushi Genetics, we pride our self on our females and the heritage and quality they bring to our herd. Our legendary donor cows reflect the foundation genetics as we are striving to improve them with each mating and generation. Our first leading lady is B0445N. She is a daughter of Yamato 117 (Ringo 117) who is a rare …

Why Legendary Akaushi Genetics?

While most people only relate Akaushi cattle with quality meat, they are also winning in the show ring. From the National Western Stock Show in Denver, Colorado to the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo in Houston, Texas the champions are in Legendary Akaushi Genetics’ string. In Denver, they swept the bull show walking away with both the Grand Champion and …

Here’s the Beef About Beef

Here’s the beef about beef: many manufacturers don’t source their meat with the highest integrity—and that directly affects your overall health. Akaushi Beef has a superior quality that doesn’t just change how you eat, but makes a difference in how you feel. Learn about three important reasons to eat Akaushi.   Akaushi Beef Will Change the Way You Eat Beef …

Why AKaushi Beef

AKAUSHI BEEF QUALITY IS NOT ONLY SUPERIOR, BUT IT COULD CHANGE THE BEEF INDUSTRY FOREVER Akaushi beef dominates other breeds in its marbling capacity and health benefits. It is one of four breeds collectively known as Wagyu, which translates to Japanese cow. The marbling is important to note, because the fast marbling in the case of Akaushi cattle demonstrates that …