on 19th July 2016
Santas continue to dominate weight gains in Carcase Comps. After solid performance in the RNA Paddock to Palate weight gain competition by all Santa Gertrudis cattle, Gyranda powers on in the Callide Dawson and Gympie Carcase Competitions. With over 500 entries in the Callide Dawson Beef Carcase Competition – Gyranda had the best heifer @ 3.06kg/day and second best steer @ 2.74kg/day, and placed 3rd in pen of grainfed trade animals with 4 heifers. Peter also drew for 2nd place with Geoff Maynard in the live assessment associated with the carcase competition.
Pictured in main photograph are principals of Gyranda Pastoral Co, Peter and Nikki Mahony, Neil Goodland from neighbouring Charolais Stud, Cassie Schulz representing Ag-n-Vet Theodore, and Wendy Brauer.