Organic Limousins adding an extra 50 – 80p per Kg

Farm feature on the Allison family, Muirburn, near Biggar, Lanarkshire “With any other breed, you would be struggling to achieve top quality grading for half the animals put forward,” he says. “By contrast, 99 out...

SIDDAL HERD WINS MOST IMPROVED HERD AWARD FOR THE LIMOUSIN BREED

The Siddal herd owned by Paul & Alan Fletcher, of Birch, Heywood, near Rochdale, has been recognised by EBLEX as the Most Improved Herd of Limousin cattle in England for 2013. The award is presented...

Burnbank pedigree Limousin herd to be a big part of 2010 Scotsheep event

Mains of Burnbank, Blair Drummond, Stirling, June 2nd Feature on the Graham family, Dougie and Lynda, and sons John and James Most farmers eagerly await a cracking good day out at Scotsheep, but this year’s event,...

“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...

Focus on the Mereside Herd of the Hazard Family at Skillington, Grantham, Lincolnshire

Established nearly 30 years ago, the Mereside Herd is without doubt one of the leading herds in the Eastern Counties, with a strong customer base buying both males and females from their Saltby Heath...

‘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...

LIMOUSIN ‘THE BREED OF THE FUTURE’ FOR INVERNESS COMMERCIAL BEEF PRODUCER

Limousin genetics are fundamental to the success of a large commercial suckler herd at Donald Fraser’s Dunain Mains Farm at Inverness. Donald and his father, also Donald, farm 3000 acres on Dougfour Estate, about 1000...

Limousin – All-round Breed Providing Flexibility & Marketability at Nunscleugh

"A producer of good quality livestock will always find a market for it" thats the motto adopted by Harry Gass a Cumbrian farmer who is optimistic about the future and firmly believes the Limousin...

LIMOUSIN KEY TO JALEX COMMERCIAL SUCCESS STORY

Nelson Alexander and his son James farm around 800 acres at Randalstown on the outskirts of Belfast in Northern Ireland. This family farm is home to 400+ suckler cows and followers, which are heavily...

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...