Red poll


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Red poll

a breed of red, polled dual-purpose cattle.
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Two years ago, a pedigree Red Poll cow (worth about pounds 1,000) belonging to Huw Rowlands, who farms at The Grange, was killed by eating the remains of a Chinese lantern which had landed in her field.
VERY FISHY: Philip Taylor from Port of Lancaster Smokehouse Ltd; inset, Amy and Luke Hodkinson, from Spital, feeds straw to Yasmin, a Red Poll cow USING HER LOAF: Andrea Hollywood from Born & Bread with different types of bread THAT ONE THERE
Red Poll Cattle, Heifer, born on or after 1 July 2002
For a homesteader, a dual purpose milk and beef breed like the Devon, Milking Shorthorn or Red Poll, may be most desirable.
The Red Poll breed used has long been known in the U.
30am Judging -South Devon, Saler,Longhorn,British White, Murray Grey, Red Poll & Dexter cattle; 2.
Llanboidy is a robust farmhouse cheese made from the milk of Ms Jones' herd of Red Poll cows.
Mrs Flack, who breeds Welsh black and red poll cattle,and Welsh black mountain sheep, said: ``Preserving rare and traditional breeds is important because it maintains a gene bank of characteristics,like disease resistance, that may one day become very important to all farmers.
Sue Jones runs one of the few milking herds in the country of rare-breed Red Poll cattle.
Cheese-making started when, as farmers, Sue and her husband realised they would have to diversify - so they decided to try making cheese from the milk of their rare Red Poll cattle.
Sue Jones began cheese-making from the family's herd of pedigree Red Poll cows 16 years ago and now uses this milk supplemented by milk from the local organic milk suppliers Calon Wen for her new organic Cilowen organic cheese.
Already known for the farm's Llanboidy Cheese which is made from the milk of her own 90 strong herd of Red Poll cattle - the only herd in Wales - former teacher Sue started her farmhouse cheese production after moving to Cilowen Ychaf Farm from Hereford where she had kept goats and made cheese as a hobby.