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canada   canadianshorthorn Canadian Shorthorn Association  
  Canada's first imported cattle were likely Shorthorns. Incoming settlers looked to England and Scotland for seed stock. When the first Canada Herd Book was published in 1867, shorthorns were included. The breed traces animals back to as early as 1825 in North America.
united kingdom   Whitebred Shorthorn Whitebred Shorthorn Association  
  Whitebred Shorthorns are mainly bred in the Scottish-English Border area and, although the origin of the breed is somewhat obscure, it is likely that they were derived from the red, white or roan, dual purpose Shorthorn cattle of Northern England.

Beef Shorthorn Cattle Society Appoints New Secretary 2017-May-31
Joanna Bailey has been appointed secretary of the Beef Shorthorn Cattle Society from 1 August 2017.

Stirling Beef Shorthorn Bulls Smash Records at 26,000gns 2017-Feb-08
Beef Shorthorn bulls smashed two new records at the society’s official spring sale in Stirling on Monday 6 February 2017.

Stirling Beef Shorthorn Females Peak at 11,000gns 2016-Oct-19
Beef Shorthorn females met a strong, level demand selling to a top of 11,000gns and achieve a new breed female average of £3,021 at the breed association’s official autumn sale at Stirling on Monday 17 October.

Shorthorn Societies Appoint Milly Fyfe Chief Executive 2016-Feb-26
Milly Fyfe has been appointed chief executive of the Shorthorn and Beef Shorthorn Cattle Societies from 1 June. She succeeds Frank Milnes who is retiring at the end of July after 16 years.

canada   Saskatchewan Shorthorn Association Saskatchewan Shorthorn Association  
  The Saskatchewan Shorthorn Association is successfully striving to compete in the competitive beef industry in areas such as the Awards of Excellence Program for youth; presentation in Executive Class Shows, such as, Canadian Western Agribition and Saskatoon Fall Fair; host an annual provincial consignment sale - Shorthorn Alliance Sale.
united kingdom   shorthorn society
Shorthorn Cattle Society
of the United Kingdom and Ireland
  Originally from the North East of England, the Shorthorn breed of cattle is recorded in the oldest herd book in the world...the Coates herd book.
usa     beefshorthorn American Shorthorn Association  
  The first real development of the breed occurred in the valley of the Tees River about 1600. When first brought to Virginia in 1783, the breed had attained the name Durham.
canada     Canadian Milking Shorthorn Society Canadian Milking Shorthorn Society  
  Milking Shorthorns are a very old and established breed, and is currently regaining popularity in Canada as a very efficient and profitable breed of dairy cattle. The breed was established in the 18th century in Northwestern England.
    El Shorthorn Asociacion Argentina de Criadores de Shorthorn  
  El Shorthorn fue la primera raza bovina de pedigree en llegar al pais y, en consecuencia, de iniciar los cruzamientos con los vacunos Criollos, comenzando asi la epoca del "mestizaje".
          Breeders Corner      
      Shawhill Shorthorns uk Lockerbie, Scotland  
      Longley Whitebred Shorthorns uk Kinross, Scotland  
      Twin Maple Shorthorns ca Middle Musquodoboit, Nova Scotia  
      Red Rose Farm ca Drumbo, Ontario  
      Moydrum Castle ie Athlone, Co. Westmeath  
      Nile Valley Farm us Sedalia, Missouri  
      Saskvalley Shorthorns ca Rosthern, Saskatchewan  
      Diamond Shorthorns ca Okotoks, Alberta  
      Muridale Shorthorns ca Swift Current, Saskatchewan  
      Matlock Stock Farm ca Lloydminster, Saskatchewan  
      Bender Shorthorns ca Neudorf, Saskatchewan  
      McBeth and Uluru Shorthorns ca Kisbey, Saskatchewan  
      Star P Farms ca Humboldt, Saskatchewan  
      Sunny Day Shorthorns us Merced, CA  
      Cabanha Santa Isabel br Arroio Grande, Brasil  
      Dunsyre and Loch Awe Herds uk Scotland  
      Hallsford Herd uk Carlisle, Cumbria  
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Rob Kite
While yields may not match those of Holsteins, there are plenty of other management benefits and savings with running Dairy Shorthorns, says young producer and enthusiastic convert to the traditional breed, Rob Kite.

Glenkiln Farms
Glenkiln Farms’ manager George Somerville was faced with re-stocking a herd of 500 suckler cows, so he set about listing all the traits he saw as a priority for the 1,500 ha, mostly-hill estate, run by a staff of only five.

beef shorthorn
Cumbrian marginal land farmer Tony Wood is convinced that the Beef Shorthorn is the key to survival since decoupling of agriculture for the family farm.

whitebred shorthorn
The Whitebred Shorthorn has played an integral part of the farming system on an upland Dumfriesshire unit for more than half a century.