A new Longhorn calf

Longhorn Cattle at Easton Farm Park

The Longhorn is a very impressive looking breed, with its distinctive appearance and magnificent horns it always attracts attention. We are delighted to welcome a new calf to the farm, just two days old in these photos.

Longhorn Cattle at Easton Farm Park
Longhorn Cattle at Easton Farm Park

 

At Easton Farm Park we have a variety of cattle, they are found out on the fields and in the meadows. The picture shown below shows how they naturally settle together.

Longhorn Cattle at Easton Farm Park
Longhorn Cattle at Easton Farm Park

Longhorns are renowned for producing excellent milk. It has a very high buttermilk content, producers of cheeses like Red Leicester and Stilton used to favour the milk from the Longhorns over other breeds.

Longhorn Cattle at Easton Farm Park
Longhorn Cattle at Easton Farm Park

 

Longhorns are a quieter and more docile breed, being relaxed and more laid back they tend to have an unusually long lives for cattle.

Longhorn Cattle at Easton Farm Park
Longhorn Cattle at Easton Farm Park

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