The day will be held on Thursday 14th April, commencing at 8.45 am and concluding at 3.30 pm.
The BullSELECT workshops offer a practical based assessment for bull buyers, using a combination of phenotypes and Breedplan to select bulls tailored towards their breeding outcomes and target markets.
Previous workshops have been a tremendous success, with attendees enjoying the practical application of the day.
THE WORKSHOP COVERS
Understanding the value of genetics.
Interpreting and understanding BREEDPLAN EBVs and Selection Indexes.
Using online searches and smartphone apps to source the right genetics.
Discussions and practical bull selection exercises using demonstration cattle.
The Belmore Shorthorn day will be run in conjunction with Belmore Shorthorns, SA Shorthorn Beef branch, SBTS and More Beef from Pastures.
All interested breeders are invited to attend. Cost is $10 per person, with lunch and morning tea provided.