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08 December 2016
View news from United Kingdom Limousin Cattle Needed for AHDB Beef & Lamb Industry Project
UK - Cattle farmers in the South West and North Yorkshire are being encouraged to get involved in a major feed efficiency industry project taking place in both regions....
08 March 2010
View news from United States NALF Hires Commercial Marketing Director
US - Mike Horvath has joined the North American Limousin Foundation (NALF) staff as the director of commercial marketing. ...
13 August 2009
View news from United States Cattle Breeds: Focus Dams Top Limousin Breed
US - Maternal efficiency is necessary for profitability in the cow-calf business....
06 August 2009
View news from United States Limousin Releases EPDs From Multibreed Evaluation
GENERAL - Expected progeny differences (EPDs) from the fall 2009 international Limousin genetic evaluation now are available through various features of the North American Limousin Foundation (NALF) Web site (www.nalf.org). ...
27 May 2009
View news from United States NALF Seeks Candidates for Executive Vice President
US - The North American Limousin Foundation (NALF) is seeking candidates for the position of executive vice president (EVP), the organisation’s primary leadership position....
22 May 2009
View news from United States NALF: Registration Transfers Open Markets
US - Communicating seedstock ownership transfers to the proper breed associations sets the stage for satisfying relationships between commercial cattle producers and their genetic suppliers, says the North American Limousin Foundation (NALF)....
22 April 2009
View news from Canada Cattle Industry Can Manage Genetic Abnormalities
CANADA - Historically, in addition to recording pedigree and performance information and providing genetic predictions, the performance programs at cattle breed associations have monitored and managed genetic abnormalities....
21 January 2009
View news from United Kingdom British Limousin Pedigree Sales in 2008 Exceed £5 million
UK - Figures released by the British Limousin Cattle Society show that sales of pedigree animals at Official Sales exceeded the £5 million (sterling) mark in 2008....
16 January 2009
View news from United Kingdom British Limousin Sales Top £5 Million
UK - Figures released by the British Limousin Cattle Society show that sales of pedigree animals at Official Sales exceeded the £5 million (sterling) mark in 2008. ...
29 December 2008
View news from United Kingdom Cockleshell Herd ‘Most Improved’ Limousins
UK - The Cockleshell herd, owned by Peter and Ian Pitcher of Friskney, near Boston, has been recognised by EBLEX as the Most Improved Herd of Limousin cattle for 2007/08....
18 June 2008
View news from United States Observe Phenotype to Determine Genotype
US - Phenotype is an individuals observed category or measured level of performance for a trait. Its genotype (genetic merit) and the environment it experiences determine an animal’s phenotype. ...
03 August 2007
View news from United Kingdom Foot and Mouth Disease confirmed in cattle, in Surrey, UK
UK - DEFRA have confirmed that following an investigation of suspected vesicular disease on a holding near Guildford in Surrey, laboratory results on Friday evening, 3 August indicated the presence of the Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) virus in samples...
22 May 2007
View news from United Kingdom Beef Expo 2007 Seals Export Links With Buyers From Twelve Countries
FARMING UK - Sale orders valued at around £498,000 for 332 breeding cattle were confirmed at the NBA Beef Expo 2007 as importers from 12 countries arranged deliveries with breed societies. ...
12 March 2007
View news from United Kingdom Limousin is UK’s Largest Numerical Cattle Breed
UK - For the eleventh consecutive year, BCMS figures have confirmed British Limousin as the leading beef breed sire in Britain as well as the largest numerical cattle breed – beef or dairy. The recently released figures show that 687,382 Limousin sired...
24 November 2006
View news from United Kingdom Limousin bids to 8,500gns at Carlisle
UK - A home-bred five-year old cow topped the trade at 8,500gns when pedigree Limousin cattle from the Grahams, Lodge, Burnbank and Ioman herds went under the hammer at Carlisle, on Saturday. ...
17 November 2006
View news from United Kingdom Brecon’s 4,700gns call
UK - A top of 4,700gns was achieved at the British Limousin Cattle Society’s show and sale at Brecon. ...
14 November 2006
View news from United Kingdom Limousin bulls reach 4700gns at Brecon
UK - Leading mid-Wales Limousin breeder Michael Gray made a shrewd decision when he bought back a heifer he’d originally sold. ...
27 October 2006
View news from United Kingdom Perth Pedigree Beef Week
UK - Selective bidding was evident as the United Auctions’ Perth October pedigree beef week got under way. Although top prices were not as high as previous years, the averages for Aberdeen-Angus and Limousin bulls were well up on last year. K. Lomas...
20 October 2006
View news from United Kingdom Alfy makes 37,000gns at Carlisle Limousin sale
UK - A top price of 37,000gns was realised at the autumn sale of Limousin bulls at Carlisle. ...
17 October 2006
View news from United Kingdom Limousins again land spoils at Skipton pedigree beef fixture
UK - Limousins again ruled supreme at the annual autumn multi-breed show and sale of pedigree beef breeding cattle at Craven Cattle Marts’ Skipton Auction Mart. (Wed, Oct 11). ...

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