Aberdeen Angus

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Aberdeen Angus

n. Chiefly British
See Angus.

[After Aberdeen and Angus, former counties of Scotland.]

Aberdeen Angus

n
(Breeds) a black hornless breed of beef cattle originating in Scotland

Ab′erdeen An′gus


n.
one of a breed of hornless beef cattle having a smooth black coat, orig. raised in Scotland. Also called Black Angus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Aberdeen Angus - black hornless breed from ScotlandAberdeen Angus - black hornless breed from Scotland  
beef, beef cattle - cattle that are reared for their meat
Translations

Aberdeen Angus

n (Zool) → Angusrind nt
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Situated in the heart of the Tyne Valley (four miles east of Corbridge), the organic status fields at North Acomb gently roll down the hill from the farm shop to join the A69 in which their herd of Aberdeen Angus cattle and flock of Suffolk cross sheep graze.
In a trial held at Carlisle County Court last month, Judge Peter Hughes QC heard that Aberdeenshire farmer Hamish Sclater had agreed a valuable contract to sell semen from Deveron Limited Edition to the prestigious Irish Angus Cattle Society.
Angus cattle also saw a swift trade on the day and peaked at PS1280 for a 20 month old steer from Messrs Willis, Braeside, Alnwick.
Attwell Farm has been a family business for 55 years, breeding pedigree Aberdeen Angus cattle, Suffolk sheep, turkeys and more, which it sells from its farm shop.
In addition, the beef comes from grass-fed Angus cattle raised in Wagga Wagga, a city in New South Wales known for its stunning gardens and greenery.
Based in Aberdeenshire, the family farming business raises Aberdeen Angus cattle, quality sheep and grow their own vegetables.
They then relocated to Massachusetts and, in 1957, settled in Bolton, where they raised Angus cattle and horses on their farm.
Now, though officially retired, he enjoys the occasional shop experience as a holiday relief in addition to helping manage a free-range herd of Little Black Angus cattle.
Angus cattle are grainfed for a shorter duration than Wagyu, and information about each animal's diet, breed, age, etc.
INSET: Cwm's Aberdeen Angus cattle have been a lot less work than the farm's old Limousin and British Blue cows - with little loss of financial return