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Dieselrider    Posted 01-17-2004 at 17:09:40       [Reply]  [No Email]
Do those Highland cattle get? Are they a smaller breed like the Dexters or full size? I usually butcher mine at about 18-24 months and they weigh around 12-1400 #'s. They hang up about 6-800#'s. I just like knowing how others do things so I can keep thinking and incorporating new ideas. How's the weather out there?

Willy-N    Posted 01-17-2004 at 22:04:20       [Reply]  [No Email]
Highland cows 1500 lbs, bulls 2,000 lbs mature. 18-24 mos. 1,000 - 1,100 lbs average weight and dress out around 60% so not to bad a sized animal for meat and lower in colesteral then regular beef. Our weather has been real nice lately 30-40 degs and no real snow to speak of. Mark H.

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