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Understanding the Stayability EPD

Within the IGS analysis, understanding Stayability will be important for all breeders. This article takes a look at the function behind the Stayability EPD.
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Shorgene – Powered by IGS

The long-awaited change to IGS is finally being realised for the Shorthorn Breed. The system has gone through a lengthy review and the Shorthorn Beef board feel that both the IGS analysis is representing the quality of the shorthorn cattle well and the new data management program is ready to go.
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2019 World Shorthorn Conference

The 2019 World Shorthorn Conference was held the 3rd and 4th of October at The Graham Centre, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga. The event was attended each day by over 70 participants, including 25 participants travelling on the World Shorthorn tour.
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2019 Conference IGS Presentations

Couldn't make it to the 2019 World Shorthorn Conference held at Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga? Here are the links to Dr. Wade Shafer and Dr. Mahdi Saatchi's presentations.
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WA Branch

footerlogoWestern Australian Branch of Shorthorn Society of Australia

President
Phillip Burnett
Crathes Park PO Box 67 VASSE, 6280
Mobile: 0427 261 230

Vice President
Jim Quilty
Elgin Park P/L , 242 Bell Rd, ELGIN, 6237
Phone: 0419 953 489
Email:

Treasurer/Secretary

Belynda Quilty
Elgin Park P/L , 242 Bell Rd, ELGIN, 6237
Phone: 0408 085 799
Email:

Youth Co-ordinator
Geoff Dawe
29 Honeyeater Cres, BUSSELTON, 6280
Phone: 0498 260 342
Email:

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About Shorthorn

The Shorthorn breed is truly unique, from their distinctive roan colour, to their rich breed history and most importantly, the wonderful community of breeders, there is nothing else quite like a Shorthorn.

The key to the Shorthorn breeds advantage lies in their balanced genetic profile, driven by market participation that has been developed and refined, after more than 200 years of genetic selection under Australian conditions.

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