Breeding Registered Polled Hereford Cattle Since 1976

Claxton Farm located in Weaverville near Asheville, NC, has been breeding registered Polled Hereford cattle since 1976 for purebred and commercial cattle operations. Our goals have adjusted to changes in the market place over time. Currently, we are emphasizing docile moderately sized mature cows that calve easily and milk well while maintaining exceptional growth potential. We utilize EPDs (Expected Progeny Differences) data from the American Hereford Association in choosing our herd bulls and AI semen. We follow the guidelines for the humane treatment of cattle promoted by the North Carolina Beef Quality Assurance Certification Program.

Contact Us

Claxton Farm: (828) 645-9127, E-mail Us
Owners: Porter & Martha Ann Claxton
Staff: Calvin Claxton, James Claxton,  & Becky Welch

CLAXTON FARM NEWS & UPDATES

As of January 12, 2019 we have for sale:

5 young pasture exposed heifers, ages 18-20 months. See them below. All pictures were taken when they were younger, several months ago.

16 recently weaned bull calves, 6-8 months of age.

14 recently weaned heifer calves, 6-8 months of age.

Cow/calf pairs with cow pasture exposed to breed back.

 

Cattle for Sale

Pasture Exposed Heifer

CPC REV4R Y208 LADY CE7 

Date of Birth: May 2, 2017


Pasture Exposed Heifer

CPC EASY CATTLELADY CE23

Date of Birth: May 24, 2017


Pasture Exposed Heifer

CPC WC10H LEGN TESTED CE26

Date of Birth: May 24, 2017

 


Pasture Exposed Heifer

CPC PRIDE VICKI 4R EVE CE29

Date of Birth: June 8, 2017


Pasture Exposed Heifer

CPC REV X51 SOLUTE CE38

Date of Birth: July 16, 2017

Certifications & Organizations

Our herd is both Certified (C144) and Accredited (A491) by the USDA and the State of NC. We also have North Carolina Beef Quality Assurance Certification #2606. We are members of American Hereford Association, North Carolina, Georgia, and Virginia Hereford Associations, North Carolina Cattleman’s Association, and National Cattleman’s Beef Association.

 

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Directions

Location:
10 miles north of Asheville, NC just off Future I-26 West.
240 Upper Flat Creek Rd.
Weaverville, NC 28787

Directions to Farm:
US Routes I-40 and I-26 intersect in Asheville, N.C.

From Asheville:
Take US 19-23 North toward Weaverville – (Future I-26 West). At approx. 10 miles exit at Flat Creek (Exit # 17).Take Left at Stop Light & go over 19-23 bridge. Take first Right onto Murphy Hill Road. (Claxton Farm Sign). Take Right onto Upper Flat Creek Road (Claxton Farm Sign). Farm is 1 mile on the Left. (Sign at the Entrance).

From the North (Tenn.) on Future I-26 East:
Take exit 17 (Flat Creek). Turn Right and take an immediate (first) Right onto Murphy Hill Road. Take Right onto Upper Flat Creek Road (Claxton Farm Sign). Farm is 1 mile on the Left. (Sign at the Entrance).