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Cato Poll Herefords has almost three decades of experience breeding cattle; raised and reared on our farm in Stogumber, West Somerset.

Hereford cattle are bred naturally and economically producing excellent quality and flavour; whilst maintaining the lowest possible impact on the environment.


Latest News

13 Jul

Press Release

Cato Poll warms up for Dunster Show

Cato Poll is preparing to attend its most local country show in August. The Dunster Show, which takes place on Friday 17 August, is West Somerset’s premier agricultural shows and one of the major shows in the West country.  Alongside a host of family entertainment offered on the day, there is a very competitive show …..

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08 May

Press Release

Cato Poll hosts Hereford Youth Workshop

Cato Poll hosted the third UK Hereford Youth workshop on Saturday 5 May at Cheddarmarsh Farm, which was supported by the South Western Hereford Association. 27 young people of varying ages attended the event and were very ably marshalled by Emma Smith of UK Hereford Youth, alongside a number of enthusiastic parents, who enjoyed good …..

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Hereford Herd

07 Apr

Press Release

New Stockman for Cato Poll Herefords

Since November 2017, John Richmond has been the Resident Stockman at Cheddarmarsh Farm, the home of Cato Poll Herefords. Having previously run his own herd of Herefords in Northern Ireland, he was well qualified to take on the running of Jonathan Moorhouse’s established and successful herd in Somerset. John set up home with his partner Gill …..

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