Breeding and identification of stock paramount for beef producers: Winnaleah farmer

Caitlin Jarvis
By Caitlin Jarvis
Updated July 22 2016 - 5:02am, first published 4:35am
DRY CONDITIONS: The Red Meat Updates conference's theme was about managing during unseasonable conditions, such as the extreme dry and more recent flooding weather. Picture: file.

Leon Quilliam grew his compliance among his herd from 46 per cent to 90 per cent through good breeding and traceability, the Winnaleah farmer told a red meat conference in Launceston on Friday.


Caitlin Jarvis

Caitlin Jarvis

Senior Journalist

I have worked in the Tasmanian digital/print media for 11 years, spanning two newsrooms. Covering Northern politics, development, I have developed a keen interest in agricultural and education news, as well as issues-based long-form journalism. Contact me at