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Open day at Te Mania Angus – In The Yards, Scanning yearling cattle

Posted on August 29, 2018

You are invited to join us “in the yards”, on Wednesday, September 12 at Te Mania Angus, Reichmans Lane, Mortlake.  1.00-3.30pm

Come and to see and hear about the research and testing behind the scenes at Te Mania Angus, Mortlake.  During this week, Jim Green will be scanning all yearling cattle for Eye Muscle Area (EMA), Rib and Rump Fat and Intra Muscular Fat (IMF).

Tom Gubbins and Hamish McFarlane invite you to see the scanning and the latest technology Clippex cattle crush in action.  They will chat about how these scanning measurements contribute to increasing genetic value in breeding programs.  Farm tours will be available.

Join us for a simple BBQ lunch.  Please let Lucy know if you can come –  lucy@temania.com.au

Other Days “In The Yards” to follow this year are –
Monday,  November 5 – AI and Breeding
Friday, December 7 – Structural Scoring