Limousin


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a region of central France to the west of the Auvergne mountains

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Mr Andrew Graham, Kirkhouse, sold the top-priced Limousin stock bull selling for 1158kg at 146.
She is sired by an unregistered Limousin bull by Sablier and is out of a Limousin cross dam which was bought as a heifer with calf from Mark Towers, Colt Park.
The British Limousin Cattle Society's bull sale saw 131 bulls sell to an average of pounds 8,203.
There is presently a herd of approximately 15 purebred Limousin cows which are owned by Nordic Farms Inc.
Auctioneer James Little said: "This Limousin sale has regularly proven to be one of the major autumn sales of the year, and it has once again demonstrated that there is a very keen interest in the Limousin breed.
The inaugural National Pedigree Calf Show at Stafford saw the Limousin bull Foxhillfarm Justthejob win the Interbreed title for Mike and Melanie Alford, Devon, who also went home with the heifer title.
The tables were turned at the National Limousin Show and and again at Harrogate, with Mini M taking the reserve title as the heifer champion.
The entry included only a few stronger sorts but these sold to a top of pounds 1010 for a Limousin cross heifer from N A Farr, Grosmont, also selling steers to pounds 1000, with an over-age bullock from W B Price, Llanddeusant, selling to pounds 1070.
Angus steers 1220, 1100 Amerside Law, Limousin steers 1280, 1220, 1140 West Hall, Limousin heifers 1100, 1090 Fenham Hill, Saler heifers 1020, 970 Fenham Hill.
Contract notice: Heating oil pooled purchases for the limousin region and local public educational institutions of limousin.
These were Eye Candy and Fancy That, both pure Limousins, and Tabletop, a Limousin cross.
David Matthews, who died aged 75, ran a show-winning flock of Dorset sheep and in 1971 imported two Limousin cows in the first batch from France.
Their Cothi-prefix cattle now comprise small herds of pedigree Limousin and British Blue suckler cows together with a further 30 Blue and Limousin crosses and a sheep flock of 800 Tregaron Welsh Mountain breeding ewes with a further 200 ewe lambs, all of which lamb outdoors from the end of March.
A smaller show of 318 calves were forward at the weekly sale, a plainer show of calves were on offer with strong continentals dearer on the week topping at PS520 for a Limousin steer from Messrs Fell, Stockhill Kennels, Brayton.
Contract award: supply, delivery, assembly and installation of furniture for the limousin region and its educational institutions.