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Killerwick Lancelot Semen available

Semen is now available from exciting new bull Killerwick Lancelot. Straws have already been sold into the United States. Please contact James Duerden 07423 457444 for enquiries.

Cumbrian Steakhouse offering only Parthenais-sired beef..

The Duerden family have teamed up with “The Steakhouse”, Dalton in Furness! The new restaurant will be showcasing a spectacular and rare type of beef, the Parthenais. One of Furness’s best kept secrets; a rare breed of beef cattle expertly and lovingly reared less than one mile from the Steakhouse, on the rolling green pastures at Killerwick […]


To keep up with the demand for the Parthenais James Duerden from Ulverston, Cumbria (Killerwick herd) went to France earlier in the year and selected nine maiden heifers for customers.  Of the nine heifers six have gone to form two new herds at Stoke-on-Trent and Oswestry. Member Paul Webber from Somerset (Portmead herd) and a […]

Champion of Champions award winners announced

Replacement index award – Actualite, owned by Gerard Harney of Ardrahan. and her daughter Gerti The 2016 RDS Champion of Champions Awards were presented in Dublin on 3 March to the best Irish cattle and sheep farmers from the 2015 show season. Gerard Harney’s Parthenaise cow, Actualite, pictured above, was crowned the 2016 Replacement Index […]

Skipton Multi-Breed Beef Sale

Skipton Multi-breed Sale