Turning to drought lots for early weaned calves

Coprice nutritionist Nicole Logg, of Barmedman.

With the forecast of continued dry conditions in southern NSW, beef producers are removing weaners from paddocks into confinement areas to maintain ground cover over the next six months.

Nutritionist Nicole Logg, Barmedman, advised…

Read More

Planning for the next six months of drought feeding

Agronomist Mark Lucas advised maintaining weed free fallows for early sowings was paramount.

Beef producers are turning to custom feeding replacement heifers in Riverina feedlots as they face the prospect of another six months of supplementary feeding.

Gundagai agronomist and…

Read More

NSW Angus rewards those drought-affected

Two deserving couples affected by the drought in NSW will be given an expenses paid trip to the 2019 Sydney Royal Show by the NSW State Committee of Angus Australia.

The Business Recognition Reward was conceived by Committee chairman Mark…

Read More

Buyers snap up Reiland genetics to $12,000

Jess Reynolds and Sam Lucas, Reiland Angus, with auctioneer Michael Glasser, GTSM, and equal top price buyer Jo-Ann Strong, Tiana Park Pastoral, Jugiong. Jo-Ann bought Reiland Macfadden M1281, sired by Landfall Right Time 24J G483.

Beef producers chasing bulls with…

Read More

Reiland Angus helps out Kidney Kar Rally

Two bright pink rally cars sporting the Reiland Angus logo will be raising money for kidney disease in the Kidney Kar Rally in August.

John Taylor, Vicky Colley, Shane Lisle and Charlie Gaston will be competing in the rally, starting…

Read More

Balancing the ration to achieve cost effective weight gain

) Nutritionist Ian Sawyer outlined alternative feed stuffs for supplementary feeding beef cattle.

As traditional grain and fodder supplies run critically low, alternative feed stuffs for cattle rations are now on the radar.

Victorian nutritionist Ian Sawyer, Feedworks, Romsey, outlined…

Read More

Pushing genetic boundaries on feed costs in cattle

Dr David Johnston believes beef producers should be fully costing feed in developing breeding objectives.

Selection for genetic efficiency during times of drought and high feed costs will soon be a reality for commercial beef producers.

Animal Genetics and Breeding…

Read More