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Te Mania Bull preview at Beef Week - February 2nd

  • By: Farm Tender "Prime"
  • Jan 06, 2018

Beef Week visitors will have the opportunity to preview Te Mania Angus’ largest ever sale offering, of 180 bulls, on Friday, February 2nd.

The bulls will be yarded and available to walk through, without the pressure of sale day. It is particularly ideal for AuctionsPlus users.

Selecting the right genetics for your herd, and its profitability, has never been more important than in the current market where high quality Angus cattle continue to attract premium prices.

These bulls have undergone latest “Single Step” genetic evaluation, incorporating genomic, or DNA, information into the calculation of Estimated Breeding Values (EBVs).

Through performance testing, submitting data, and its analysis, Te Mania Angus is able to provide the highest level of information to buyers.

Tom Gubbins, co-principal at Te Mania Angus said “’Single Step’ improves the accuracy of EBV’s and spreads out the range of EBVs, widening the bell curve. More extreme, high performing animals at the ends of the bell curve are highlighted, and their numbers are more likely to remain constant.”

“This gives beef producers, and Te Mania Angus, the opportunity to accelerate genetic gain ev...
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