14 top tips when buying a breeding bull14 tops tips when buying a breeding bull

January 2015
Farmers Weekly;1/30/2015, Issue 985, p1
Trade Publication
The article presents tips offered by Gavin Hill, beef specialist at consulting firm SAC Consulting, for purchasing a breeding bull from sales. Topics include spending plenty of time watching the bulls and then watching them against their contemporaries; making sure that the correct levels of energy, protein and vitamins and minerals are being fed to them after the purchase; and giving the bull a veterinary pre-breeding examination before he is used to check he is physically normal.


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