The rise of Australian breed societies over 100 years

Linda Mantova
July 10 2024 - 6:00pm
The Australian Brahman Breeders' Association was the first breed society to purchase its own premises, Brahman House, Rockhampton, in 1971. Picture supplied
The Australian Brahman Breeders' Association was the first breed society to purchase its own premises, Brahman House, Rockhampton, in 1971. Picture supplied

It is about 10,000 years since cattle became domesticated, with all modern breeds descending from the Aurochs, a now extinct wild ox - cousin of the European bison.

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Linda Mantova

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