News

2019 Year Identifier is Q

December 31, 2018

Happy New Year to all ALCA Members & friends. For all calves born during the 2019 year their identification letter is Q followed by their identification number eg. Q123


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Christmas Closing Times – ALCA Office

December 29, 2018

The ALCA office will be closed from Thursday 20th December 2018 and will re-open on Monday 7th January 2019. DNA Laboratories – Neogen will be closed from Monday 24th December 2018 until Tuesday 2nd January 2019. Zoetis will be closed for the Public Holidays.


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Canterbury cattle breeders named Local Heroes

November 28, 2018

The Press, North Canterbury, NZ – Article by Kim Nutbrown 21 November 2018 Kay and Philip Worthington have received a local hero medal for their work with young people and livestock.   A North Canterbury couple have been acknowledged for their work teaching high school students how to handle animals safely. Kay and Philip Worthington,...


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Show Results

2018 Royal Melbourne Show – Australian Lowline results

October 24, 2018

The Royal Melbourne Show is over for another year and the Australian Lowlines, once again, showed the public a line-up of quality animals everyone would be proud to have in their herd at home. Although the entry numbers for all breeds were down due to the drought, the Lowlines presented 26 animals from 7 Victorian...


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2018 Royal Brisbane (EKKA) Show – Australian Lowline Results

September 5, 2018

Congratulations to all Lowline exhibitors on another great showing of Australian Lowline cattle 2018 Royal Brisbane (EKKA) Show results Junior Champion Heifer – Rotherwood Nova Girl owned by Sharon Coome Senior & Grand Champion Female – Loc-Hi Liberty owned by Lockyer District High School Junior Champion Bull – Loc-Hi Norman owned by Lockyer District High...


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Strong showing of Australian Lowlines at Beef 2018

June 16, 2018

The Land – by Lea Coghlan (10 May 2018) THE grand champion ribbons in the Australian Lowline ring went south of the border today to first-time Beef Australia exhibitors. Vicki Gilbert, Rotherwood Stud, Cann River, Victoria, and her nephew Matt Cooney, Cann Valley Stud, Cann River, took home the grand champion male and female titles respectively. Judge Renee...


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