Zeals Australian Black Angus produces bulls with exceptional growth that are highly suitable for the production of feed lot cattle. While the majority of bulls bred by the Stud are used in the commercial herd, a quality selection is made available each year to outside buyers.
Founded by Merv Lawrey is 1973 on land purchased in 1963, the stud was established with the first Simmental semen available in Australia. Its name, "Yerwal", is interestingly Lawrey spelt backwards. Yerwal Estate's humble beginnings have seen the fall of the cattle market in the late 70's, drought, fire, blue gum plantations appear on both sides and family expansions over three generations so far.
One of Earth's greatest animals are cattle. At Yancowinna Angus we believe that great beef comes from great land, and the care to produce cattle like Angus through top quality genetics and successful herd management positions Yancowinna as a consistent partner to many Angus farms and farmers.
Woodbourn is situated at Cressy, in northern Tasmania in a picturesque valley between two mountain ranges. It is a very productive area with an irrigation scheme through the centre and beef, sheep and cropping the main industries. Located near Launceston and the airport and the overnight ferry terminal, Woodbourn is ideally situated for interested cattle breeders to visit the area and enjoy all the attractions Tasmania has to offer.
We currently mate around 750 females per annum. We mate 250 cows, 3 times a year, in June, September and December. All cows are A.I.'d to Te Mania Semen Sires and backed up with young bulls. All cows have EBV's and are recorded on the Angus Commercial Registrar. We are a progeny test herd member of Team Te Mania.
Welcome Swallow strives to breed structurally sound cattle using the very best genetics to deliver highly fertile, easy doing cattle with great temperament, calving ease, growth spread and carcase characteristics. Welcome Swallow run +450 Registered Angus breeders All are run under commercial conditions.
Weeran is a specialist seedstock operation, producing Angus genetics for the beef industry, along with prime lambs, and crop production for our own use. Situated at Byaduk, Western Victoria, 'Weerangourt', is a family based farming operation.