Luings

Luing Cattle Society


Luing Cattle Society Open Day - Friday 17th July 2015 All Welcome

Hot on the heels of the Highland Show, we can all look forward to a fabulous Luing Open Day on Culmaily Farm near Golspie in Sutherland by kind permission of the McCall family. It's free and everyone is welcome to attend. Details here.

For a list of nearby accommodation click here.

Ringside Packed for Attonburn Sale

Wallets MartWallets 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

This year's sale at Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd. will take place on Wednesday 20th May.

Click here for the Sale Catalogue

Click here for the Sale Report.

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.

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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

The Luing Cattle Society is delighted to announce their Annual Premier Sale, this year incorporating an ‘Elite Single Female' Show to mark the special occasion.

Closing date for entries is 12th December 2014.
Click here for Health Declaration Form. Click here for Entry Form

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