Management strategies for relocation and adaptation of bos Taurus bulls into Northern Australia

THE recent spring bull sales have seen a considerable number of bos Taurus bulls being purchased for use in beef breeding operations in northern Australia. With many bulls having been bred in more temperate areas, it is timely to reflect on several important recommendations for the successful relocation and adaptation of bos Taurus bulls. These recommendations are the result of a research study conducted by Angus Australia aimed at understanding the management requirements of Angus bulls in northern Australia, and involved interviews with 60 seedstock and commercial producers across Australia who were selling or purchasing Angus bulls into northern Australia.…

Source: Beef Central
Management strategies for relocation and adaptation of bos Taurus bulls into Northern Australia