Angus influenced cattle come out on top at the Clermont Beef Expo

November 13, 2019 11:26 am

The Clermont Beef Expo was recently held on the 30th of October 2019, with a massive 1200 head yarded.  The event was hosted by Hoch and Wilkinson and saw a yarding sourced mainly from the local area.   

Angus influenced cattle performed well against the large fields, being awarded top pen of 100-day grain fed bullocks, with Burenda Holdings taking out the title with their pen of bullocks weighing in at 700kgs, to make 348c/kg and top at $2426.  The milk tooth bullocks,  were bred by the Anderson Family, ‘Narrien’, Clermont and backgrounded for 6 weeks prior to the expo.  

Burenda Holdings continued their success, also being awarded the Sally Taylor Memorial Trophy for the supreme beast of the show, with a bullock weighing in at 770kgs, to make $2679 or 348c/kg.  

Feature Image: Tony Hoch (Hoch and Wilkinson), Cynthia and Bernard Anderson (Narrien Clermont) Jonathan Schmidt and Jake Passfield (Hoch and Wilkinson) with the Sally Taylor Memorial Trophy.

 

 Image: Top pen of 100 day grain fed bullocks

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