Rare Breeds Trust of Australia on the hunt for any remaining Afrikaner genetics

January 27th, 2021

The Land Australia, Other, 25/01/2021, Lucy Kinbacher
The Rare Breeds Trust of Australia is seeking the assistance of producers to help in locating any remaining Afrikaner genetics in the country. Members are of the understanding the first cattle breed in Australia has now been lost and biosecurity restrictions limit any chance of importing new bloodlines. […] Rare Breeds Trust of Australia member Andrew Kennett said a CSIRO semen sale in 2019 featured some rare breeds and they were now investigating if they included any Afrikana animals.

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