We are recovering after the drought and have some very good calves. Limehills Gallant 160033 is the standout sire. He combines high calving ease with negative gestation and above average growth and meat. He is breeding very consistently and his calves are
  

 

 
 

HISTORY

 

The stud was founded by John Allen in the late 1970's. Females were sourced from a variety of studs in the North and South Islands. Initially some of the cattle were horned but only polled sires have been used since the mid 1980s. Dominant sires have been used from Braxton, Nithdale and Koanui studs. More recently, sires have been purchased from Okawa,  Awhea, and Limehills studs.