Category Archives: Industry News

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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ELIZA MCCARTNEY JOINS THE BEEF + LAMB IRON MAIDEN TEAM

Beef + Lamb New Zealand has today announced a new addition to their star-studded team of Iron Maidens; pole vaulter bronze medalist, Eliza McCartney. Eliza will follow in the footsteps of a select number of high-achieving athletes and join the current trio of sports ambassadors representing Beef + Lamb New Zealand; Sophie Pascoe, Lisa Carrington…
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B+LNZ Genetics Beef Breeder Update

B+LNZ Genetics and Meat and Livestock Australia are in the final stages of formalising an agreement to work together on major beef projects across both countries. This is significant. It means sharing data and resources, thereby enhancing the work of both New Zealand and Australian researchers – for the benefit of both countries’ bull breeders and buyers. The agreement extends to both existing and…
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Meatstock – Auckland’s New Music and Meat Festival!

Proudly sponsored by AngusPure NZ Ltd. This is the worst possible day for vegetarians... 😉   The aroma of meat will paint the clothing of thousands next February as protein jamboree Meatstock jumps the moat for two-days. After making an impressive debut on Valentines Day in Sydney last year, attracting more than 10,000 meatheads, the event…
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FMG show continued support of Angus New Zealand

FMG Chief Operations Officer Conrad Wilkshire handed over a sponsorship cheque to Angus New Zealand General Manager Craig Mitchell last week. The cheque owes great thanks to all those breeders who used FMG Bull Insurance at their sales this year, and represents about 30% of the total insured, a very generous offer from FMG. FMG's…
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