Meet a cattle farmer
Learn all about beef cattle from the farmers themselves at Ekka Cow Paddock presented by MLA. Run by the RNA Future Directions Committee, this activation helps educate Ekka guest about the Australian cattle industry, one of the countries largest and most successful agricultural industries.
Cattle breeders will give insight into what's involved in raising cattle, while showing you the different small and large breeds from Australian Lowline to Angus. Learn all about the different cuts, fat layers and how beef cattle are cared for on farm, and even witness the advanced technology taking the world’s best beef from paddock to plate.
You'll also meet students conducting special beef presentations and can take part in interactive educational displays.