Why Choose Limousin Cattle:

  • Limousin is Ireland's number one beef breed.
  • Limousin is also the only breed demonstrating strong representation in both the New Terminal and Maternal indexes.
  • Studies by Teagasc show Limousin to have the best carcase performance.
  • Research by Teagasc Grange shows that Limousin Cows are the best suckler cows as well as best fertility and calf performance.
  • Their progeny show the best live and carcass weights.
  • In the National Bull Performance Testing Centre at Tully, Limousin was number one for muscle and feed efficiency.
  • The Irish Cattle Beef Federation (ICBF) shows Limousin docility continues to improve.

Irish Limousin Cattle Socity


The Irish Limousin Society:

The number one source of information on the Limousin breed in Ireland.

Some reasons to choose Limousin:


Highlights from the Limousin Judging at Tullamore Show

and showing Limousin Cattle on farms in Ireland: September 2011

Last Updated: June 2013
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