Luing Cattle Society
Luing Cattle Society Open Day - Friday 17th July 2015 All Welcome
Ringside Packed for Attonburn Sale
Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited in conjunction with John Swan Limited held a dispersal sale of the adult portion of the Attonburn Luing Cattle herd on behalf of Charles and Mary Symons at St Boswells Mart on Saturday 6th June.
With the ringside packed to capacity, onlookers and breed enthusiasts witnessed a fantastic line up of top quality Luing Cows with calves at foot. The cattle were presented in great fettle and were a great credit to their owners. Buyers from as far apart as Aberdeen to North Wales took the opportunity to secure bloodlines from this renowned and highly respected herd. Read more.
Attonburn Luings Dispersal Sale - Saturday 6th June 2015
Dingwall Sale, Wednesday 20th May 2015
Luings on the Up
A recent Eblex-funded study looking at the breed makeup of the British suckler herd shows more farmers are opting for Luings. Debbie James visited a farm who have converted to the breed.
50th Premier Sale
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Luings for Learning in the Cumbrian Fells
A fellside above Penrith is the new home for a hardy breed of beef cattle, thanks to a partnership between Newton Rigg College and Cumbria Wildlife Trust.
Newton Rigg College has taken delivery of 16 in-calf heifers which will graze 500 acres of fell at Eycott Hill, next to the College's own uplands farm, Low Beckside Farm.
'Blakehopeburnhaugh' - A Good Winter Read….
Check out this recent magazine feature about a Northumberland Luing enterprise which makes very interesting reading. Click here.
50th Premier Sale: Castle Douglas Friday 6 Feb 2015
Brand New Guidance for Grassroots Users
If you're new to using it or on occasion perhaps find fathoming Grassroots a bit tricky, this is the guide for you!
Click here to take a look at these step by step instructions and hopefully this will help you well on the way.