Beef Genomics and Marbling Field Day

February 28, 2018 9:43 am

Angus Australia Members may be interested in the Northern Tablelands Local Land Services field day “Beef Genomics and Marbling”.

Speakers & Topics:

  • Key Note Speaker World Renowned Genomics Expert,
    Topic: Current and future role of genomics in improving
    the productivity and profitability of beef cattle in Australia.
    Prof Ben Hayes – Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food
    Innovation (QAAFI).
  • Topic: Angus R & D – Breeding Better Carcasses.
    Christian Duff – Strategic Projects Manager,
    Angus Australia, Christian is responsible for running
    the Angus Sire Benchmarking Program.
  • Topic: Building Collaborative Supply Chain Relationships
    with Producers – DEXA. Laura Grubb – Strategic Operations –
    Biloela, Teys Australia.
  • Topic: Growth path and nutritional management effects
    on Marbling. Dr Paul Greenwood – Senior Principal Research
    Scientist (NSW DPI).

Date & Location

Kilburnie Angus, Straban, Walcha
Thursday 22 March 2018
9:30am – 3:00pm

RSVP: Tuesday 20 March

Jason Siddell,
Senior Land Services Officer – Livestock (Beef)
M: 0459 162 295

Kilburnie Angus
David Murray M: 0427 775 902
Andy Burwell M: 0457 025 399