PAST HERD SIRES

CHABAL

  EBV’s
  Potential de Croissance/Growth: 111  
  DM/Muscular development: 97
  DS/Skeletal development: 125
  Index de SyntheseMorphologieCroissance/Global index for growth and conformation: 113
  AF/Functional abilities: 110
  QR/Breed characteristics: 99
  • Sire of Grange Gervaise and Grange Lequeux, who were the first and second British bred Limousins ever to be exported back to France.
  • Very correct confirmation, with length and depth, which was passed on to his progeny.
  • Produced milky daughters, with great maternal qualities.

s. RECIF RRE d. SUFFISANTE RRE (gs. FIGARO RJ)

Breeder:  Domaine des Etangs (16)

DOLMEN

  EBV’s
  Potential de Croissance/Growth: 104
  DM/Muscular development: 104
  DS/Skeletal development: 107
  Index de SyntheseMorphologieCroissance/Global index for growth and conformation: 109
  AF/Functional abilities: 106
  QR/Breed characteristics: 106  
  • Bred by the renowned GAEC Pro-Lim herd, which numbers some 200 breeding females.
  • Half brother to Aramis, who has bred a significant number of bulls who have been selected for entry into Lanaud Bull Station.
  • Sired by Sultan, who passed his length and depth on to Dolmen (who in turn passed this on to his progeny).

s. SULTAN RRE d. SYNTESE (gs. MALIBU)

Breeder: GAEC Pro-Lim (87)

FLAMANT

  EBV’s
  Potential de Croissance/Growth:  98
  DM/Muscular development:  95
  DS/Skeletal development:  123 
  Index de SyntheseMorphologieCroissance/Global index for growth and conformation:  103
  AF/Functional abilities:  104
  QR/Breed characteristics:  108
  • Bred by EARL Arrouy, one of the leading breeders in the South West of France, and one of the leading French judges.
  • Purchased at Lanaud Station in November 2011.
  • Exceptional length and in particular height – among the highest scores for skeletal development.
  • Good width of pelvis – as with all bulls purchased, he was first used on heifers to demonstrate ability to calve easily.

s. VIVALDI d. BULLE RR  (gs. PLATINE RR VS)

Breeder: EARL Arrouy (65)

GASPACHO

  EBV’s
  Potential de Croissance/Growth: 111
  DM/Muscular development: 97
  DS/Skeletal development: 116
  Index de SyntheseMorphologieCroissance/Global index for growth and conformation: 113
  AF/Functional abilities: 109
  QR/Breed characteristics: 114 
  • Purchased at Lanaud Station in December 2012
  • Sired by Coluche, one of the top bulls and most widely used bulls of his generation in France, and the first bull to have sired 4 Reproducteur Jeune bulls in the same sale at Lanaud (December 2013), three of whch were sold for export and one of which was the highest proced bull of the sale (15,400€).
  • Pedigree is full of animals which have been qualified under the French performance recording system (from RJ (Reproducteur Jeune), through RR (Reproducteur Reconnue) right up to RRE (Reproducteur Recomandee).
  • Was ranked amongst the highest in his group at Lanaud Station for breed characteristics.

s. COLUCHE RJ d. UKRAINE RRE  (gs. ORAGE RRE VS)

Breeder: Rene Chassang (12)

CONTACT

George, Beth and Steven Smith

Brookfield Farm, London Road, Daventry, Northants, NN11 4NQ

Tel: 01327 702763 Mob: 07971 915058 Email: grange.limousins@hotmail.co.uk