Charolais excel in Sandhills performance and carcass test
August 20, 2010
The 28th Annual Sandhills Cattle Association Educational, Performance & Carcass Contest garnered 190 head of cattle representing numerous breeds and cross-breds. Cattle were fed at Cottonwood Feeders LLC of Stuart, NE. There were 50 head of heifers and 140 head of steers in the feeding contest.
Registered Charolais breeder Ibach Quarter Circle Ranch of Ansley, NE, entered both steers and heifers in the feeding contest won following awards:
1st place: Heifer carcass division
1st place: Best of Three head
2nd place: Steer carcass division. To learn more about the Sandhills Cattle Association Educational, Performance and Carcass Contest, contact the association at: 402-376-2310.