The consignment of 34
The embryos are from the cows, Ballymoney Noisette and Wilodge Ritzy, and were fertilised with semen from Wilodge Tonka, Beefbreeder champion at the Royal and Royal Welsh Shows in 2002 and later sold for 30,000gns, and the leading French sire, Celestin.
Ballymoney Noisette is the dam of
Mr Emslie and his partner, Lynwen Evans, are currently carrying out the most extensive embryo programme of any
The Charolais embryos were consigned by former international Charolais president, Murray Lyle, Mid Cambushinnie, Dunblane, from the cows, Loganbar Naomi and Loganbar Nicola, and Jim Goldie, Townfoot, Mouswald,
“We are getting enquiries from all over the world from breeders interested in upgrading their herds with top-quality British genetics,” says Ms Eggleston.
Eggs-Port have recently sent a shipment of 24 Aberdeen-Angus to Germany comprising 20 from the Aln herd of former chairman of the National Beef Association, Duff Burrell, at Broome Park, Alnwick, Northumberland, and four from Neil F Massie’s and Sons’ Blelack herd at Dinnet, Aboyne, Aberdeenshire.
The four heifers from Blelack and 10 from Aln have gone to Bernard Delle and the other 10 Aln heifers to Karl-Otto Lauck. Both have large herds of Aberdeen-Angus in
“The sale of Aberdeen-Angus cattle to
A group representing the Aberdeen-Angus,
A large consignment of Aberdeen-Angus, Beef Shorthorn, Dexter, Galloway and Polled Simmental semen has also gone to