Angus steer leader of the pack at Gympie midweigh point

June 16, 2016 4:14 pm

An Angus steer exhibited by G & A Magee from the Capella district in QLD is ahead of the competition for daily weight gain at the midweigh point in the 2016 Gympie Carcase Classic.


Out of 129 entries, the 532kg steer currently has an average daily weight gain of 2.85kg, after entering the feedlot at 398kg.


After being backgrounded for 7 weeks, the steers and heifers entered the feedlot on the 19th of April, with the midweigh field day taking place on the 9th of June. The final weigh day will take place on the 15th of July and all entries will be processed on the 18th of July.