Although the 2020 Ekka was cancelled due to COVID-19 planning is now underway for the 2021 show.
The Paddock to Palate Competition presented by JBS Australia gives beef producers the chance to prove the commercial relevance of their cattle.
Now in its 24th year, Australia's richest beef supply chain competition offers more than $54,000 in prize money and the invaluable chance for producers to benchmark their cattle.
This three-phased competition comprises of best aggregate weight gain; carcass; and MSA eating quality. While the Wagyu Challenge is four-phased finishing in a beef taste-off judged by some of Queensland's top chefs.