Education

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Weight, volume, milk production, longevity. Red Devon cattle come in all shapes and sizes, with an array of features. Do you have questions? Do you want to share some tips? In this education section we compile articles and papers, to share with our membership.


Crossbreeding Red Devon Bull with Texas Longhorn

Devon Bulls offer tremendous opportunities for cross-breeding with other breeds of cattle.
Author: Bob VanKirk, 4 Seasons Farm
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Anne’s First Article in the Historical Series

As reported in a previous post, board member Anne DeRousie is working on a historical section on Red Devons for the RDUSA Handbook.
Author: Anne DeRousie.
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Devon Beef and the U.S. Senate

Did you know that the entire United States Senate once dined on Devon beef? It all started with a bet – a political bet.
Author: Anne DeRousie.
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47447 Udders

This article on beef cattle conformation and structural correctness focuses on the cows’ udder.
Author: Jeremy Engh - Lakota Ranch.
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Crossbreeding With Red Devons

From Devon Cattle Breeders' Cattle Society of Australia
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