Topping the scales at Merriwa

November 13, 2019 2:26 pm

Angus and Angus influenced cattle enjoyed tremendous success in the Merriwa Feedlot trial in a field of 159 head and 28 vendors.

Entries were fed for 91 days, judged live during the Merriwa Show, fed for another 20 days before carcases were assessed for overall results.

A pen of Angus steers from Knowla livestock, were awarded the Reserve Champion Pen overall and also had the highest weight gain of the competition, with an average daily gain of 2.35kg/day.

Feature Image: Ted Laurie, Knowla Livestock and Robert Gill, Alexander Downs

Merriwa Show – Prime Cattle Show Results


Overall:

Highest weight gain – Angus pen, Knowla Livestock

2rd Pen – Angus influenced pen, Alexander Downs

Reserve Champion Pen – Angus pen, Knowla Livestock


Carcase 

Class 1:

1st – Angus influenced pen, J & A Maben

2nd – Angus influenced pen, Alexander Downs


Class 2:

1st – Angus influenced pen, Cullingral

2nd – Angus influenced pen, Alexander Downs

Champion Pen: Angus influenced, Cullingral

Reserve Champion Pen: Angus influenced, J & A Maben

Champion Carcase: Angus influenced, CH  & D Leggett


Live 

Class 1:

1st  – Angus influenced pen, Alexander Downs

2nd – Angus influenced pen, J & A Maben


Class 2:

3rd – Angus influenced pen, Cullingral

Reserve Champion Pen: Angus influenced, Alexander Downs

Reserve Champion Beast: Angus influenced, CH & D Leggett

Image: Overall Highest Weight Gain Pen 

 

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