Randall Lineback

Randall Lineback on the Homestead

By Kassie Dwyer, Eden Farm, Athens, ME Heritage breeds are unique, historical breeds of livestock that generally meet homestead needs more effectively.  I’d love to share with you my absolute favorite breed of heritage cattle: the Randall Lineback.  While modern breeds of cattle like the popular Angus and Holstein certainly have their place on the homestead (the majority of my own herd is purebred Angus or Angus influenced), their modern traits can leave something to be desired.  Or maybe, you don’t want a whole herd, but just a cow or two that can provide both milk and meat for your family. You have probably {read more}