Matthew BrownleeMatthew Brownlee ©Steffan Hill
All our male bred calves have now been housed and were weighed on 20 November – the overall average weight turned out to be 378kg. It was interesting to compare the average weights of the different breeds. We had 41 bull calves – nine Stabilisers, 13 Herefords and 19 Charolais. The Stabilisers produced the highest average weight at 386kg, followed by the Charolais at 370kg and the Herefords at 367kg. The heaviest calf was a Stabiliser at 472kg, closely followed […]