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Angus New Zealand January e-Newsletter

From the President... Happy New Year everyone! I do hope you have had a nice summer break and that you've had some rain if you were dry.As most of you are already aware,  we are currently working through a restructure of the roles within Angus NZ and AngusPure, which we hope to have in place…
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  There has been a change to how the Angus bulls will be sold in 2018 over Beef Week. Instead of being sold at Beef Expo, they will be auctioned at the PGG Wrightson Livestock National Video Sale, which will be held at the Palmerston North Convention Centre on Monday 14th May 2018. On the…
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Angus National Herd Tour 2018

Manawatu / Whanganui Angus Ward 18th - 21st March 2018 Showcasing 7 leading Angus stud operations Visit to Merchiston Estate Homestead, one of NZ’s premier historic homes Visit to one of the country's largest Maori operations - Atihau-Whanganui Incorporation at Ohakune A visit to the Tru-Test Angus Bull Unit and a heifer sale CONTACTS FOR…
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Youth Teams for World Forum Selected

After a weekend of trials, the team selection for the youth members travelling to the World Angus Forum to represent New Zealand is complete! Thank you to all those who attended the action packed weekend; we got there in the end and even the weather played the part. We would like to send special thanks…
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Tru-Test Angus Bull Unit Update

All 28 yearling bulls held at the Tru-Test Angus Bull Unit are now on farm, which is located on Milson Line, Feilding. On Monday 5th December, all the bulls were re-tagged and given a bull unit number by Kim Lowe from Zee Tags. They were also weighed by Paul Gilligan of Tru-Test, and Jo Scott from Zoetis took the tissue samples for the i50K testing at the same time. We'd like to thanks these sponsors for their ongoing support of the project.
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Canterbury A&P Show Results

Congratulations to all those who competed and assisted with the Angus cattle at the recent Canterbury A&P Show. The standard of cattle entered was very high and was indeed a credit to you. Canterbury A&P Show Results 2016 BEEF CATTLE (Angus) Cow, with her own calf(s) at foot (3 years and over). 1st Place:    Floridale…
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ASBP Cohort 7 Sires finalised

The Angus Sire Benchmarking Program (ASBP) has received outstanding support from Angus Australia and Angus New Zealand members through the nomination of 73 sires and entry of 31 new sires to produce the Cohort 7 calves. Additionally, to provide genetic linkages, the list also includes: One sire from New Zealand (Storth Oaks Jack J7) which…
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World Angus Forum – Scotland 2017

World Angus Forum - Scotland 2017   We have received 15 applications to be part of our team for the Youth Competition at the World Angus Forum in Scotland in June-July next year.  Of those who have applied, a total of 9 final candidates will travel to Scotland and represent Angus NZ and Generation Angus,…
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