BULLS WE HAVE TO SELECT FROM FOR THE JUNE 2017 BULL SALE

“92% of the 120 bulls being brought up for the sale are in the top 20% – of which 112 are in the top 10% for API. 15 of the latter are in the top 1%. What we are excited about is that we have managed to lower mature cow weights whilst increasing growth weights...

2016 KAKAHU YEARLING SALE

2016 KAKAHU YEARLING SALE We had a great spring yearling sale. Jim Ironside of Bushey Park Palmerstone paid top price of $6200 for lot 4. Average for the sale was $3839 for a total clearance. Thank you to all the buyers who bought on the day. All the best for the...

93% HIT RATE FOR SILVER FARMS EQ GRADING

93% HIT RATE FOR SILVER FARMS EQ GRADING George Ritchie from the Wairapa recently sent 27 steers to Silver Farms with 25 hitting the EQ Grade. This is a great achievement through the use of KAKAHU ANGUS genetics. Exciting to see what can be achieved through good...

KAKAHU BECOMES A CORNERSTONE WITH ANGUSPURE

KAKAHU BECOMES A CORNERSTONE WITH ANGUSPURE Thirty of New Zealand’s leading Angus studs, including Kakahu, have announced a partnership with AngusPure Ltd to improve the eating quality of Angus beef. AngusPure is the most decorated Beef Brand in New Zealand and...

AMERICAN ANGUS BLOODLINES SUIT THE SOUTH ISLAND HIGH COUNTRY

AMERICAN ANGUS BLOODLINES SUIT THE SOUTH ISLAND HIGH COUNTRY BY PAT DEAVOLL There’s an old adage among cattle farmers that goes like this: “90 per cent feeding, 10 per cent breeding makes the cow”. But ask South Canterbury’s Blue Cliffs Station...