Temperature Humidity Index for Northern Australia
February 27, 2020
The heightened interest in re-introducing Bos taurus genetics to northern Australia raises a trade-off between potential productivity and low adaptability. In this report Michael investiga...
Adult Equivalence: Intake and Animal Units
February 27, 2020
Ian has been involved in work to improve the accuracy is estimated intake of cattle grazing on tropical pastures and incorporating that into a national animal unit methodology. (more&...
Linking weather data to cattle breed adaptation
Linking weather data to cattle breed adaptation
November 18, 2019
The introduction of Black Angus and Wagyu cattle into extensive northern Australia has been watched with keen interest. As I was required to deliver a project as part of my livestock consulting internship, I spent some time looking at differences in adaptability among breeds due to renewed interest in this space.