What if feedlots disappeared?

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Oct 19, 2018 7:54:09 AM


In Australia, beef cattle feedlots don’t always receive the best publicity, but what if they were to completely disappear? What would the impact be on the Australian economy and the industry as a whole?
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Topics: Feedlot, Feedlots, Australia, jobs, Beef Market, Australian Beef, Grain Fed Beef

What is a feedlots role in the supply chain?

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Aug 23, 2018 12:16:32 PM
Despite what many people believe, cattle do not spend their entire life in a feedlot. A feedlot is used by producers to finish cattle ready for slaughter, or because a producer’s pastures are insufficient to sustain the livestock on grass alone during particular times of the year .
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Topics: Beef Cattle, Beef, Grain Fed Beef, Australian Beef, Red Meat, Feedlot, Feedlots

Low-Stress Cattle Handling

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Apr 20, 2018 8:52:54 AM

It can take many years of experience to master the art of cattle handling. Animal welfare is a priority in the livestock and feedlot industries and a big part of that is how people interact and handle livestock.

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Topics: Productivity, Cattle, cattle handling, Feedlot, Safety, Welfare

What Happens in a Feedlot?

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Nov 2, 2017 3:23:38 PM
There are many misconceptions and misunderstandings surrounding the feedlot industry and beef production. So, we thought that we would shed some light on the industry and reveal what actually happens in a feedlot.
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Topics: Feedlot, Feedlots, Livestock, Industry, Facts, Insider, Grain Fed Beef, Beef

How do Feedlots Minimise their Impact?

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Feb 24, 2017 2:14:12 PM
It is no secret that primary agricultural industries are under increasingly more pressure to justify the impact that their practices and processes have on the environment .
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Topics: Insider, Agriculture, Industry, Feedlot, Cattle, Beef Cattle, Livestock, Environment

What Influences the Quality of Beef?

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Dec 16, 2016 4:29:50 PM

What does influence the quality of beef? Why is some beef considered to be of a higher quality? We go through just some of the factors that influence the quality of your beef. 

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Topics: Beef, Quality, Feedlot, Grain Fed Beef, Australian Beef, Breeds, Genentics, Animal Welfare, Care, Farming, Angus, Black Angus

What Is So Good About Australian Hay?

Posted by Princess Royal Station on Oct 7, 2016 4:09:52 PM

Most people would know the basics of hay and why it is used. A big 
part of our cropping program at Princess Royal includes the production of hay, so let’s have a look a little closer at what goes into producing hay at Princess Royal.

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Topics: Insider, Cattle, Beef, Crops, Agriculture, Facts, Feedlot, Livestock, Australia, Hay, Types of Hay

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