Buying Shorthorn Bulls
They are also found Australia wide.
Buying a bull is more than just another purchase, it is an investment in your business and the genetic progress of your herd.
These days, there is an amazing amount of technical skills employed to breed quality Shorthorn sires for you.
From endless hours of research to analyse the most suitable genetics, to on farm quality assurance programs, to the most modern genetic evaluation tools, to phenotypic analysis and interpretation, making the grade as a sale bull requires each sire to pass through a rigorous exam before they are presented to you.
What does this mean for you?
This means that when you attend a Shorthorn Beef members sale that you can rest assured they have done a lot of the hard work for you.
Finding a Shorthorn Beef member
Shorthorn Beef members are located Australia wide.
To assist you to locate a member near you, or find a specific breeder, Shorthorn Beef provides a Member Search function.
Finding a Shorthorn Sire by EBV Search
Shorthorn Beef members utilise Shorthorn Group BREEDPLAN.
Shorthorn Group BREEDPLAN is one of the most advanced genetic evaluation systems in the world.
You can search for active Shorthorn Bulls depending on your criteria, allowing you to identify sires that may best compliment your breeding program.
To understand how to use Shorthorn Group BREEDPLAN to assist you to select your Shorthorn Bulls please visit the
Shorthorn Beef provide an advanced search function that will allow you to select Shorthorn Sires within your desired range.
Finding a Sale near you
Shorthorn Beef members conduct Auctions annually at different times of the year. They also hold Private Treaty Sales where you can select bulls in the paddock.
Whilst not every sale is listed on the Shorthorn Beef website, many breeders do list their catalogues here, so feel free to look through the list of upcoming sales.