Angus have been very strongly represented at the Canterbury Show on the 11th & 12th of November with large numbers of entries exhibited in strong classes. The Angus females stole the show with the Supreme Champion Angus title being awarded to the outstanding yearling heifer Gladstone Paola C8 who was exhibited by new breeder Georgia Davies of ... Read moreAngus Female Excel at the Canterbury Show
A $150,000 bull, sired by New Zealand-bred Hingaia 469 smashed the record books in Australia yesterday, becoming the top priced Angus bull. Millah Murrah Tex K35 (AI) (ET) is a 19-month-old bull weighing in at 862kg. He's sired by Hingaia 469, who was bred by Hingaia Angus in the Northern King Country, and from Millah ... Read moreNZ'S Hingaia 469 Sires record breaking Angus Bull in OZ!
Reporting by Tamsyn Morunga Hot prices emerged from a rough winter at the Angus-dominated Wairoa Cattle Sale on Thursday August 13th 2015. The historic yards were a sea of black as around 150 punters took to the boards to view the most significant sale of Angus cattle in the country. Strong numbers of predominantly ... Read moreWairoa Cattle Sale – August 13th 2015
The next phase of registered Angus bull sales is about to commence with the first of the spring sales at Te Atarangi Angus on the 2nd of September. Sales of registered yearling Angus bulls have steadily grown with demand at a level where 25 Angus studs now host an on farm auction in the spring, ... Read moreAngus Yearling Sales 2015
Dairy farmers are being urged to look at breeding the balance of dairy herds (after replacements) to proven beef genetics. This has the potential to treble calving income for dairy farmers and comes with the reassurances farmers need for animal health and production, says general manager of Angus NZ, Alan Cook. He was responding to ... Read moreBeef could be the new cash cow
A Beef + Lamb New Zealand funded project into breeding cow efficiency is highlighting the importance of milk production in determining calf weaning weight. An ongoing Beef + Lamb New Zealand-funded research project studying efficiency across various types of breeding cows shows milk production is a bigger driver than frame size, when it comes to ... Read moreMilk production bigger driver than frame size
Wednesday 24 June 2015 History was made this morning at Charles and Susan Dowding's, Rangatira Angus Stud bull sale in Muriwai, Gisborne. Rangatira 13-38 (Lot 18), the Angus bull born 14/08/2013 and sired by Mt Mable Thor 660, has sold for a whopping $100,000! This is a first in New Zealand, as no bull of ... Read moreHistory made at Rangatira Angus Stud bull sale!
New Zealand book writers/publishers, Gerhard & Henri Egger have received the Best Meat Cookbook in the World Award, at the prestigious Gourmand World Cookbook Awards. They accepted the award in Yantai, China last night for their lasted book A Cut Above cooking with AngusPure. ‘We are ecstatic, this book has been a labour of love”. Gerhard ... Read moreA cut above cooking with AngusPure – Judged best in the world
Above: William Wilding in the sale ring with Te Mania Jonah 13588 and the PGG Wrightson Champion of Champions trophy. Te Pari Beef Expo 2015 has been a fantastic time for Angus! As a breed, we have done extremely well in the show ring, in the sale ring and on the plates, with Forbes & ... Read moreBeef Expo a black-out!!