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Beef Expo
» 2016 Results

Welcome to the
NZ Shorthorn Association Website

Gateway to all you need to know about the
New Zealand Shorthorn Breed

Tru-Test 2017 Beef Expo

Entries are now open for the 2017 Beef Expo held between May 12 - 16. National Sale & Heifer Championship entries close 3rd March, Future Beef entries close 10th April. Keep up to date with Beef Expo via their Facebook page.

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Newsletter: December 2016

The Latest Shorthorn Newsletter is now available.

2016 Tru-Test Beef Expo Show Results

Results from the 2016 Tru-Test Beef Expo:

Champion Shorthorn - Lot 39 Glendhu Jonah 14417 - Fraser Fletcher, Heriot

Reserve Champion - Lot 41 - Tahuna Patriach 14025 - Timothy Plummer, Taupo

3rd - Lot 44 - Browns Patent Max 14006 -  IG & HE, HS & JR Brown, Morrinsville

D Kilgour Cup for Best Three 2YO Bulls -  IG & HE, HS & JR Brown, Morrinsville

Betty Morton Cup for Best Two 2YO Bulls - Fraser Fletcher, Heriot

John & the late Pauline Guise Herdsperson Trophy - Hamish Brown, Morrinsville

Congratulations to Cara Doggett, Future Beef NZ Intermediate Ambassador

Congratulations Cara on a tremendous effort at the 2016 Future Beef NZ competition to achieve Intermediate Ambassador.  



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The Shorthorn breeders are an extremely approachable group. If you have any enquiries that are not covered in the pages to follow please contact your local councillor who will be more than happy to address your query.