TITLE

Producer plumps for 'Rolls-Royce' of beef

AUTHOR(S)
Buss, Jessica
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;10/8/2004, Vol. 141 Issue 15, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the use of Aberdeen-Angus beef cattle breed by beef producer Duff Burrell in producing finished cattle for a local outlet in southwest England. Reason for using Aberdeen-Angus cattle; Characteristics of the breed; Way of maintaining quality carcasses.
ACCESSION #
14843684

 

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