About Twemlows

Twemlows Hall Stud FarmSet in beautiful Shropshire countryside, Twemlows Stud Farm offers the modern breeder a comprehensive service.

The stud is a family business run by Edward Matson. It is one of the UK’s leading Artificial Insemination and Embryo Transfer centres with an annual throughput in excess of 300 mares, using over 130 different stallions each year.

Services Offered:

  • Artificial Insemination (AI)
  • Embryo Transfer (ET)
  • In house Stud Vet
  • Ovum Pickup (OPU) & ICSI
  • Infertility investigations
  • Wide choice of stallions onsite & worldwide
  • Semen assessment laboratory
  • Foaling Unit
  • Boarding facilities
  • Experienced farrier in corrective foot problems
  • Training Courses
  • Training & Conference Facilities

The Centre is also next door to the DEFRA approved Semen Collection and freezing unit, Stallion AI Services Ltd. Stallion AI Services offers the latest technology in:

  • Fertility testing
  • Frozen semen storage
  • Fresh & chilled semen distribution
  • Semen & Stallion handling courses
  • Semen freezing


DEFRA appointed training centre

Twemlows Stud Farm is a DEFRA appointed centre for running Artificial Insemination Training Courses for stallion/mare owners and managers.

We also run Foaling The Mare Courses and Foal and Yearling Management Courses. We have purpose built facilities for course lectures and practical training. Our lecture room, which can comfortably hold 40 to 45 people, is available for hire and there are good parking facilities.