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    Strategic Plan – abbreviated public version

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    Breed Development and Business Manager- Australia and New Zealand

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  • Royal Geelong Show feature

    Royal Geelong Show Beef Carcase Competition

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  • Top price Graneta 2016 feature

    Record average price of $8,225 for Graneta

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Why Limousin

  1. High value cuts

    A Limousin cross calf is expected to have about 9.5% more silverside, 9.5% more eye muscle area and 4% more retail beef yield, with a 3% increase in tenderness of the loin muscle and 5.5% more tender silverside.

     

  2. More in yield

    Crossbreeding with Limousin provides increased weight gain, improved feed efficiency and large increases in retail beef yield and tenderness without the need for Hormone Growth Promotants.

     

  3. No extra feed

    Crossbreeding provides gains of 4 to 6% in weight through hybrid vigour and within breed selection can achieve ongoing increases in weight gain. Increasing the rate of weight gain increases feed efficiency.

     

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Commercial Use of the Breed

  • Western Australian Limousin cross leads the way in feedlot performance

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  • Limousin cross leads the way in carcase yield

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  • Limousins produce ideal vealers in South Australia

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  • Commercial Limousins meet the weaner market in Western Victoria

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