Tony Haling accepting the 2017 Virbac Weaner Champion Pen from Andre Mulligan Virbac Sales Representative – Photo Courtsey Garth Gardner
Woolbrook heifer’s stole the title for champion pen of weaners at the 2017 Virbac Weaner Challenge and Feature Sale, beating one of the best line-ups ever seen at Tamworth Regional Livestock Exchange (TRLX) and surprising everyone in winning a title usually awarded to steers.
Its was a remarkable result for Woolbrook graziers, Tony and Tanya Haling, “Hillside Park” who make it four years in a row for the presitigious title.
In awarding the title, judge Jeremey Cummins, of Teys Australia, said that the Angus heifers were “a pen like no other, were exceptionally well bred and had a big future in the paddock”.
The Angus heifers were by Texas Angus….