Hoping to convince commercial buyers of Charollais potential

Long, Jonathan
August 2008
Farmers Weekly;8/29/2008, p30
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the Charollais breed of ram from farmer Jonathan Wales of Thackwood Farm. According to Wales, Charollais are the breed he has selected for many years in a bid to convince commercial buyers of the merits of his sheep. Wales mentioned that commercial shepherds have been reluctant to use the breed because of its early reputation for being soft at birth.


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