HUGH BLACK & SONS, BUTCHERS WITH LIMOUSIN AT THE HEART OF THEIR SUCCESS STORY

Hugh Black & Sons is a Lanarkshire success story, expanding from the late Wiston farmer Hugh Black’s single shop in 1987 to the string of independent high street butchers it is today under the...

‘SPOILT FOR CHOICE’ LIMOUSINS AS THE PERFECT FIT IN SCOTTISH COMMERCIAL ENTERPRISE

In this feature we see how the commercial attributes of Limousins fit the bill perfectly for first generation farmer Gary Bell in his commercial enterprise at Haas Side Farms in Lockerbie. First generation farmer Gary...

TOMSCHOICE PEDIGREE LIMOUSINS

A feature on James, Sarah, Laura and Ben Cooper, partners in Tomschoice Limousins, Hill Top Farm, Dacre, North Yorkshire The Coopers are proof that it is not necessary to farm full time, in order to...

EASY CALVING LIMOUSIN COWS PRODUCING CALVES WITH GOOD GROWTH RATES FOR TOWLER FAMILY

Feature on the Towler family’s mainly commercial suckler herd at Scriddles Croft farm, Grindleton, near Clitheroe in Lancashire. The Limousin is the breed of choice for many beef producers looking for a hardy animal that...

“Limousin Supplying Exactly What The Market Wants”

Here we feature the Glencross Pedigree herd of Mark and Catherine Davies at Glanyfer, Crosswell, Pembrokeshire   Two years after they married, Mark and Catherine Davies were fortunate to begin farming in their own rights. Glanyfer,...

VERSATILE, EASY CALVING, TOP CARCASE TRAITS

Limousin cattle perfect for the Jack family as they ‘just get on with it’ Limousin bloodlines underpin a relatively new livestock enterprise, which has become a passion for the Jack family who farm at Carriston...

PERFORMANCE AND EFFICIENCY OF LIMOUSIN CATTLE CENTRAL TO SCOTT & SCOTT (AYSTON) SUCKLER HERD

Guest writer James Hazard reports on the central role of Limousin genetics in the 150 cow suckler herd of Robert and Sue Scott, Ayston, Rutland. In the heart of the country’s smallest county of Rutland,...

LIMOUSINS AT THE CORE OF CHASE FARM SUCCESS

Firmly established in an urban area of the West Midlands the pedigree herd of Roughley Limousins has played an integral part in propelling Chase Farm into the successful diverse business it is today. In...

John Richardson, Ghyll House Farm, Dufton, Appleby

“There’s nowt to beat a Limmy,” is a phrase that John Richardson often uses when asked to describe his favourite breed of cattle. As a producer of high quality suckled calves, he thinks the...

“COMMITMENT TO QUALITY”

SEES LIMOUSINS AS THE PERFECT FIT AT BEADLAM GRANGE Here we feature Mark and Jenny Rooke and their growing and successful farm enterprise at Beadlam Grange in North Yorkshire.  The Limousin breed is of course...