Lord Plumb of Coleshill celebrates his 90th birthday at Springbarrow Lodge the home of the ‘Blackbrook Longhorn’ herd. The day was enjoyed by many friends who helped raise funds for the ‘Plumb foundation’ to help young people into Agriculture.
In April BBC Country file’s Adam Henson came to Springbarrow Lodge the home of ‘Blackbrook Longhorns’ to talk to Pat about his hero & hers the 18th Century Livestock Breeder ‘Robert Bakewell’. Bakewell (1725-1795) gave agriculture the blue print for improving … Continue Reading
In June John flew down to Australia to take a look at the Longhorns which are now wandering around down under. This is the third year of visiting Richard & Elizabeth Gunner to see how their new Longhorn enterprise is … Continue Reading
The Blackbrook Herd of Pedigree Longhorns was established in 1989. Proven genetics in the showring/field and on the plate. Winners of 6 National Championships, 4 Longhorn Society ‘Bull of the year Champions’ and 14 times best herd in the Midlands. … Continue Reading
The Blackbrook Herd of Pedigree Longhorns was established in 1989. Since that time our sole aim has been to produce animals of high genetic merit which combine conformation, longevity and good temperament. To that end we have consistently selected bulls … Continue Reading