Limousin cattle secured a raft of titles at The National Beef Association’s
annual Beef Expo held at the Three Counties Showground, Malvern on Thursday 23rd
A new open forum to discuss what needs to be done to help the Halal red meat
industry move forward is being created.
British Blue breeders showcased a quality line-up of cattle with
exceptional power and quality at the Border British Blue Club’s Twenty-third Annual
Spring Show & Sale at Carlisle on Saturday 18 May with a top
call of 20,000gns.
Securing the first ever Aberdeen-Angus championship at the new Balmoral Show
location at the Maze, Balmoral Park, was local breeder James Porter, Ballinderry,
In an outstanding achievement, Milbrook Gingerspice, was crowned Overall Individual
Interbeed Supreme Champion for the second year running at the Royal Ulster Show,
TL & CP Wynne, with their bull Alwen Gersom, secured a fine top price of 6,600gns
at the North West Midlands & North Wales Limousin Club’s May Sale held
at Welshpool Market on Thursday 16th May 2013.
A new British Charolais centre record of 31,000gns was set at Carlisle
at the society’s annual spring show and sale on Saturday 11 May, where a strong
commercial demand took the average for 93 bulls sold to £5,116.21.
As the grass slowly gets greener and begins to grow farmers across the country
are sighing with relief as they let their cattle out of the sheds they have been
living in for far too long.
The Pasture-Fed Livestock Association (PFLA) has experienced a surge in interest
since horsemeat DNA was confirmed in some processed foods on sale in British
Coming to the end of its third and final year, the Northumberland Monitor farm
has provided a focus for farmers county wide.
The Beef Shorthorn Society has reported a record interest in the breed during
the last 12 months.
Shorthorn trade was led at 2,350gns by a cow with a calf at
foot at the breed society’s official annual spring sale