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We thank you all for your patience and support while the Association has spent time reviewing the future of the Show, in relation to the unprecedented pandemic New Zealand is currently facing. Due to uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, it is with great sadness, and for the first time since World War I...
Helpful informationHeading into bull buying season, it’s worth spending some time reviewing your breeding objectives – what do you want to achieve from your beef system on your farm?
Beef + Lamb New Zealand's podcast featuring former National Beef Genetics Manager, Max Tweedie, discusses the information contained in the ‘Better Beef Breeding resource booklet.
Have a listen to help develop your understanding of Estimated Breeding Values (EBV’s), identify the traits important to achieving your objectives, compare bulls to breed averages and learn how to visually assess bulls’ sexual and structural soundness.
All this will help you to select the right bulls both on figures and visual assessment.