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This is the home page of the Devon Cattle Breeders’ Society of Australia.

Locate Devon cattle available for sale near you and find out information on Devon Sales and Open Days for 2011.

Find out more about the Devon breed - the quiet achiever...

What are Devon Cattle?

Devon cattle have qualities that are of great value to the modern commercial beef industry. There is a mounting awareness of the importance of these qualities and the Devon is well placed to take advantage of the swing back to the superior eating qualities of the British breed cattle. Devons have a broad genetic diversity and a range of maturity patterns that enables them to perform in a wide variety of situations. Read more ...

Devons are typically very quiet and easy to handle, are a rich red colour and inherently very fertile. As they appear to have excellent feed conversion efficiency, they are hardy and can handle adverse conditions and heat better than any other British breed. They produce high quality meat in a wide range of production systems, from intensive feedlot or grass finishing to the extensive pastoral runs.

 

2017 Events

January
Jan -- Entries close for 2017 Sydney Royal Beef & Steer Cattle Show Competitions
Jan 31 Devon Memberships due
February
Inland Devon Breeders AGM. Date and venue to be announced
March
Mar -- DCBSA AGM. Date and venue to be announced
Mar 31-April 1 Gloucester Show
April
Apr 6 - 19 RAS Sydney Royal Easter Show
Apr 9 Devon Judging RAS (Sunday)



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One of the oldest breeds of the past, the universal breed of the future ... DEVON