Rodrique Limousin strives to breed well-adapted, medium framed, functionally efficient Limousins, right type with good conformation, muscling and hair coat.
Rodrique limousin endeavors to breed with ‘passion’ the perfect Carcase breed animal with the best meat yield (slaughter percentage and meat bone ratio) and tender beef using the highest standards of quality control with the best management techniques.
Rodrique Limousins main Breeding season is from September to December, Therefore creating a calf season from June until September which in turn leads to a weaning season of Januarie to April.
Cows are feminine and fertile with excellent milk and udder, which calve easily.
Bulls are masculine, with broad muscling over the withers and length of back as well as depth of Body. Hindquarters are wide, long, full and fleshy.
In addition, we get close to the commercial breeder, educate him and provide a good after sales service. Only the very top 5% of the bulls are marketed towards the stud breeder.
Rodrique Limousin is known for animals that adapt exceptionally well in any circumstance.
Fertility is of the utmost importance at Rodrique Limousin .We measure it by:
- age first calf
- inter-calving period
- scrotum size and
- days to calving