Good news on the Beta Casein A2 front.

One of our UK herd owners has just tested 52 Guernseys for their A2 status and all bar 7 were A2 x A2 or 87% A2 xA2, but given that the A1 and A2 genes are co-dominant ,this group of cows can be expected to produce milk that is 93.5% A2 . Having had aContinue reading

Guernseys wanted for Italy

We have been asked to help find 40 Guernsey’s to establish a new herd in Italy, the buyer is planning to retail the Guernsey milk and has asked for A2xA2 tested animals. Those herd owners who hosted visits last April are to be thanked for their help in promoting the breed and also demonstrating  theContinue reading

Two Hoots Cheese Barkham Berkshire

Interesting visit to Barkham, Berkshire yesterday to meet the Andy and Sandy who are making their cheeses with a mix of Guernsey and Jersey milk, but are keen to have all Guernsey milk if possible. Hope to be able to supply them with Guernsey milk from Somerset soon. http://twohootscheese.co.uk/

Top Price of 2180gns at Exeter Market 2014

Top price of 2180gns was paid by Richard Norman from Somerset, for Blacknor Cracker Iceberg Diana, an 86 point heifer sold at Auction at Exeter Market on Friday April 11th. She was part of a consignment from Ian and David Crouch who were selling 12 Guernseys as part of a Gold Top Sale. Andrew Lewis fromContinue reading