Calving ease found in Longhorn

Alfred Sattler visits one of his Texas Longhorn crossbreds, a result of a 15-year selective breeding project on his Regina farm. | Karen Briere photo

By Karen Briere, The Western Producer, April 27, 2017 

Breeder looking for low birth weight calves found success in crossing Herefords with polled Texas Longhorns

A close look at the cattle on Alfred Sattler’s farm reveals something just a little different.

They’re red and they’re polled, but their heads and fronts are narrower and their frames smaller than other breeds.

For Sattler and his wife, Vicky, these cattle represent 15 years of work to produce a small herd of polled Texas Longhorns.

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