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CHAROLAIS – KING OF THE TERMINAL SIRES

Stewart Whiteford, Wester Rarichie Farm, Tain Stewart Whiteford with his cattle at Wester Rarichie. Pic - Phil Downie

Stewart Whiteford, Wester Rarichie Farm, Tain
Stewart Whiteford with his cattle at Wester Rarichie.

The suckler system at Wester Rarichie featuring Stabilisers and Charolais was recently highlighted when hosting a workshop entitled ‘Profitable Breeding for the Future’ by SRUC.
The event was held at Wester Rarichie, Fearn, Ross-shire in the Scottish Highlands where Stewart Whiteford of JM Whiteford & Co played host to over 80 interested farmers.
He admitted that getting cows to be profitable without BPS is hard work but he is heading in the right direction. The key to this he says is herd health, genetics and quality of feed. MORE …

Peter Phythian

British Charolais Cattle Society appoints Peter Phythian chief executive

Peter Phythian has been appointed chief executive of the British Charolais Cattle Society from 14 March. He succeeds David Benson who is retiring at the end of March after 29 years. more…

 

More than a grain of truth about cereal feeding cattle Harbro article

9th February Welshpool Sale catalogue

38 males 5 females

20-21st February Stirling sale

Sunday 19th  11.30am Charolais bull inspections
Monday 20th  12 noon Show of Charolais females followed by bulls
Tuesday 21st 10.30am Sale of Charolais bulls (179) followed by females (26) Including drafts from Elrick Herd (4) Barrance Herd (9)
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WANTED: MORE CHAROLAIS BRED CATTLE FOR BEEF FINISHERS

NEW YEAR RESOLUTION FOR BEEF CALF PRODUCERS – BUY A CHAROLAIS BULL TO MEET THE DEMAND

Free Workshops will Highlight Role of EBVs in Bull Selection Process

A series of free practical workshops to assist beef producers to select the most efficient and profitable breeding lines are being held across Scotland presented by SAC through Farm Advisory Service funding. Read more…

Winter Fair Show results

Meeting the new weight specifications


Charolais Youth National Stockjudging Competition

13626643_10153563106015780_4971070634200018612_nNorthern Ireland Sweep the Board at the Charolais Youth National Stockjudging Final

52 finalists from throughout the UK came to the Livestock Event at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham on Wednesday 6 July to compete in the Charolais Youth Stock Judging Final as part of the annual National Charolais Show. more …

Read all about the regional competitions

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