The Braford is a cross between a Hereford bull and a Brahman cow. Conversely it can also be a cross between a Brahman bull and a Hereford cow. The make up of the Braford is 3-8 Brahman and 5-8 Hereford. Even though a true Braford meets those standards 1-2 Brahman and 1-2 Hereford cross are known as F1 Brafords or F1 Baldies. They carry the characteristics of both parents. The Braford is red like a Hereford with white underbelly head and feet.