Charolais


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large white or cream-colored breed from France

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Mr Millar, who farms at Coleraine in Northern Ireland, said: "I believe Charolais has a very sound future.
Welsh Charolais breeder Dai Lewis, president of Charolais International, the breed's umbrella organisation of 27 member countries, said: "The Charolais pioneers spent over six years breaking down the import barriers before the Government finally gave the green light for the first importation of bulls in 1961.
Bydd uchafbwyntiau cystadlu Sioe Genedlaethol Charolais, a gynhaliwyd ym Magny Cours, Ffrainc fis Awst y llynedd, i'w gweld yn y rhifyn nesaf o'r gyfres boblogaidd, nos Lun, 9.
In total, the Spring Show and Sale will include 215 British Charolais Cattle, 164 Bulls and 50 females.
The winner will receive a pounds 500 cash prize, with the other finalists receiving British Charolais Cattle Society bull purchase vouchers worth pounds 250.
Yn gwmni i Dai mae bridiwr Charolais o Gymru, Arwel Owen o'r Foel, ger y Trallwng, sydd wedi beirniadu'r brid yn Sioe Llanelwedd sawl gwaith.
Mr Nesbitt has been involved in breeding pedigree Charolais cattle on his family's 200-acre mixed unit since establishing his Alwent herd 35 years ago.
He succeeds Michel Baudot, president of Herdbook Charolais, the French Charolais breeders' association .
Dai visits the National Charolais Show, at Magny Cours in central France, and speaks to show judge Arwel Owen, a top Charolais breeder from Y Foel, Welshpool.
They have 200 cows and 1,200 breeding ewes and the Jacobs say they aim to produce quality suckled calves off a hill farm by using high indexed Charolais bulls put to a hardy low maintenance cow outwintering on the hill.
A CHAROLAIS bull owned by Flintshire vet Esmor Evans attracted a huge 28,000gns bid at an official breed sale in Perth.
THE Gretnahouse Charolais herd of Alasdair Houston has been recognised with the Harman Charolais Genetic Improvement Award 2014 for making the greatest genetic progress both in Scotland and within the entire British Charolais Herdbook during the last 12 months.
CHAROLAIS bulls met a solid trade at a packed ringside in Welshpool on Thursday, peaking at a top of 5,200gns on two occasions and establishing two new centre autumn records for the breed society's fixture with 51 lots selling to an average of pounds 3,341.
BALA breeder Gareth Jones has received a new award for his Charolais herd.
The previous record of PS1,640 for Charolais cross bred steers was exceeded by exactly PS100 for a tremendous big black Limousin cross bred bullock at two years of age from Messrs Cuthbertson, Studdon Dene, Allendale which sold for the fine figure of PS1,740.