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cowherd stems from the great founding families of
the Angus Breed.
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are Miss Burgess, Beauty, Blackbird, Juana Erica
addition, we have added Forever Lady, Katinka, Tibbie,
Peg Edwina, Ethelda, Evergreen and Primrose Lady.
ET and judicious use of home bred sires to tie
together superior producing cow families, we seek
to build predictable, profitable and functional
base is a cow herd that performs under commercial
conditions and that produces bulls that deliver calving
ease, fertility, growth, carcass quality and longevity.
are our primary focus - when we design matings for
our cow herd the first thought is ‘will this
make a good herd bull prospect for our commercial
In turn we expect
our cows to produce male and female progeny that
are equally good.
a cow produces bull calves that end up being steered
on more than 2 occasions, then we will usually send
her into our recipient herd providing the reasons
for steering those calves was other than poor growth
/ performance due to lack of milk. If
lack of milk is the problem, the cow is culled.
We develop our
bulls and heifer replacements with minimal grain,
preferring hay, baleage and corn silage. The cows,
heifers and bulls are out wintered.