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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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Thousand Guineas Supplier Forms

IMG_6113_1JBS Australia has announced that from October 1st 2015, they require Shorthorn feeder steers and heifers for the Thousand Guineas Shorthorn premium branded program.

Producers wishing to supply this premium feeder market and maximise their returns will need to complete a registration form and return to the Shorthorn Beef office.

Registered producers will be issued with a supplier number which will need to be supplied to JBS Australia with consigned cattle. Supplier numbers are added to question 9 on the supplied NVD form.

Forms can be downloaded here or obtained by contacting the Shorthorn Beef office.

Thousand Guineas Registered Supplier Form

Suppliers are also required to complete a breed verification statutory declaration. This form must be sent along with NVD form when Shorthorn cattle are consigned to JBS Australia feedlots for supply into the Thousand Guineas program.

Forms can be downloaded here or obtained by contacting the Shorthorn Beef office.

Thousand Guineas Breed Verification Statutory Declaration Form

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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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