Whitebred Shorthorn bull© REX/Shutterstock
Once classed as one of the rarest cattle breeds, the Whitebred Shorthorn is seeing an increase in popularity as people look to native breeds for easy-care, low-costs systems. For Whitebred Shorthorn breeder Gordon Jackson, the increase in popularity of the breed to cross with Galloways to produce Blue Grey cattle has seen him sell females up to 7,000gns at market. Once on the Rare Breed Survival Trust’s Watchlist as a “critical” status 1 breed, with fewer than 150 breeding females, […]