Yearly Archive: 2017

On Farm Challenge in South Australia

June 27, 2017

The South Australian Promotion Group have just completed another very successful On Farm Challenge for South Australian members. This is a competition where cattle are judged on their own farm & without any preparation. Very simple but very effective in helping breeders to identify good and not-so-good traits in their breeding herd so the breeder...

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June 19, 2017

Rockhampton Show was well supported by Lowline breeders, with 6 studs exhibiting over 30 head of cattle. There was a real spirit of cooperation – from borrowing clippers and hoses to helping each other out cleaning and feeding and maintaining cattle – and that huge clean up job, everyone worked together! And what a great...

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Lowline Steer Success in Carcase Competition

May 14, 2017

by Lucy & Lana Kuipers, Elle Kay Lowline Stud, Tuena, NSW Elle Kay Lowline steer – 3rd Place Live & 3rd Place on the Hook Since starting our cattle venture many years ago, we’ve always known that some people think little of Lowline cattle and view them as more a hobby or pretend cattle, rather...

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2017 Royal Sydney Easter Show – Lowline Results

April 27, 2017

The Royal Sydney Show judging was held on 7th April, 2017 at the Sydney Olympic Park at Homebush, NSW. Lowline girls, Sienna Smith & Lily & Ella Falkenburg with their heifers at Sydney Show An impressive line-up of 31 Lowlines and 8 calves were exhibited by 10 studs from New South Wales & Victoria. New...

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Lowlines make their mark in the Interbreed at Sydney Show

April 25, 2017

Every year at the Royal Sydney Show the perpetual Hordern Trophy is awarded to the best pair of beef cattle exhibits in the Interbreed competition. These pairs consist of the Grand Champion Bull and Female of each breed exhibited at the Sydney Show. It is a much sought after award as it includes prize money...

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Windsor Lowline Bull Takes Roger Barlow Trophy

April 25, 2017

By Daniel Pederson, The Land 7 April 2017 TWO-year-old Lowline bull O’Hara Sir Charles, owned by Wayne and Tracey Hall, Windsor, won the coveted Roger Barlow Perpetual Trophy for best Lowline exhibit at the Sydney Royal Show on Friday afternoon. O’Hara Sir Charles – Supreme Exhibit O’Hara Sir Charles also won senior champion and grand champion...

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2017 Toowoomba Royal Show – Lowline Results

April 21, 2017

The Toowoomba Royal Show was held from 30th March to 1st April at Toowoomba in Queensland.  Five Lowline studs exhibited 18 animals on the weekend. Unfortunately, due to the extensive flooding in Queensland from the recent cyclone, Rockhampton Girls Grammar School couldn’t travel with their show team to Toowoomba as planned, so missed the event....

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Pittsworth State High School at Pittsworth Show

March 21, 2017

A video of some of the highlights from the Pittsworth Show can be seen on the ALCA Facebook page and   Pittsworth Show highlights from the Cattle Show Team The Agriculture Department; 2 teachers and 33 students had an extremely busy time at the 2017 Pittsworth Show. We washed, blow dried and showed 25...

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2017 Pittsworth Show Lowline Results

March 19, 2017

Congratulations to all the exhibitors who paraded 22 animals at the 2017 Pittsworth Show – Lik Lik Lowlines, Sunrise Lowlines, Ebony Lowlines, Pittsworth State High School & Lockyer District High School. Judge: Mr James Dockrill Junior Champion & Grand Champion Bull: Pittsworth Model Reserve Junior Champion Bull: Lik Lik Legend Senior Champion Bull:  Loc-Hi Kid...

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2017 Royal Canberra Show – Australian Lowline Results

March 12, 2017

The Royal Canberra Show was held from 24th – 26th February, 2017 at Exhibition Park in Canberra. An impressive line-up of 25 Lowlines animals were exhibited by 8 studs from New South Wales & Victoria. Congratulations to all who participated. 2017 Royal Champion Show – Parade of Champions Major prize winners were – Junior Champion Bull:...

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