31st Annual On-Property Bull Sale
Thursday 18th September 2014, 1.00pm
"Myall Grove" Condamine
Offering over 100 performance recorded bulls
The Grove Steers Perform Again In Paddock to Palate 2014
The Grove genetics have again highlighted their consistency to perform at the very top end with three pens in the top 12 spots in the weight gain section of the trial. With a massive gain of 3.115kgs/hd/day for the 100 days The Grove's pen of pure Shorthorn steers closely followed by a pen of Durham Blacks who performed at 3.045kgs/day and our Durham Reds who gained at 2.968kgs/day. The fanatastic trial average of 2.791kg/hd/day was a testament to the the quality of the cattle entered in the trial combined with the very professional feeding programme employed at Grassdale feedlot.In this totally unbiased trial The Grove Steers performed at .252kgs/hd/day above the trial average seeing a massive $55 per head advantage for our steers. The cattle have been killed and we look forward to the results of the carcase and eating quality sections of the competition.
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2014 Supplementary Information
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Paddock to Palate Success 2012
August 2012 - Click to view
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The Grove is synonymous with Shorthorn cattle that perform to the highest level across the country and around the world. It is home to the world’s largest herd of performance recorded shorthorns. The Morgan family have been breeding Shorthorns in Queensland for over a century and are determined to see The Grove’s influence on the beef industry continue into the future.
Along with a strict visual evaluation, the performance recording of large contempory groups has allowed The Grove to very accurately describe their cattle genetically which means they can breed the desired phenotype with a much higher probability. This can be illustrated by the RNA feedlot trials which have been run for more than a decade. No exhibitor has enjoyed more success than The Grove which highlights the herd’s ability to meet market specs across a broad range of feeding regimes.