Welcome To Scawfell Genetics!
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Pete Sherwen set up Scawfell Genetics in 2012, one of only two independently owned bull studs in the UK. Scawfell Genetics achieved EU Licensed status allowing collection, storage, and processing of cattle genetics to be sold worldwide.
John is an agricultural management consultant and founder of Agrismart Ltd. John also manages the National Livestock Database project aimed at eradication of livestock thefts & movement records.
James has always had an interest in all technical aspects of livestock breeding and genetics. After gaining a distinction for National Diploma in Agriculture, he worked in France gaining numerous industry contacts.
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Duncan is a partner in a mixed farming enterprise breeding pedigree Limousin beef cattle for over 30 years. Duncan has been the business’s main AI technical expert.
Bulls arriving on our bull stud go into an isolation pen while they have all their tests, usually for around a month, however, it can take longer occasionally. If they pass the tests they can be moved into the main bull stud.
Once on the main bull stud semen collection can begin. Semen is collected using natural collection with a teaser as it offers a higher quality sample with a higher fertility rate than electro ejaculation.
Scawfell Genetics is proud to announce the opening of it’s new semen store facility on our bull stud in Cumbria. This is a huge opportunity in the development of the scope of our capabilities within the genetics industry.
At Scawfell Genetics we keep to extremely strict Bio- Security rules ensuring that there is no chance of cross contamination. We follow all the required regulations and take further precautions to make our facility as secure as possible.