Spout Bank lies 15 miles North east of Carlisle in Cumbria,
rising to approximately 400 feet above sea level and extending
to over 800 acres.
Our herd of Galloway cows run with Whitebred Shorthorn bulls
to produce Blue Greys. We calve half the herd in the Spring
with the remainder in the Autumn.
|Blue Grey Heifers at Newcastleton
- November 2012
|Blue Grey Heifers
at Newcastleton - November 2012
The Blue Grey heifer calves are sold annually at Newcastleton
Blue-grey steers are finished on the farm and sold to local
butchers, or to a marketing scheme where we receive a premium.
Galloway and Blue Grey steers are also purchased to finish
on the farm.
Galloway heifers with Blue-grey calves at foot are sold at
the Spring and Autumn Sales at Carlisle.
The farm also carries a herd of Angus and Limousin cross cows
which are put to the Charolais bull, and a flock of 1450 Swaledale
ewes which are crossed with the Bluefaced Leicester to produce
the Greyfaced (Mule) lamb. The ewe lambs are sold at Carlisle
Gordon & James
Spout Bank, Walton, Brampton, Cumbria CA8 2EB
Tel: 016977 2769
Fax: 016977 2521
Mobile: 07736 816 704