Thompsons revitalise their Belmont Red herd in the Scenic Rim

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June 16 2024 - 6:00am
Josie Beatty drafting the Thompsons recently acquired 30-month-old Belmont red bulls purchased from the Greenhills and Bellevue studs. Picture supplied
Josie Beatty drafting the Thompsons recently acquired 30-month-old Belmont red bulls purchased from the Greenhills and Bellevue studs. Picture supplied

While Bill and Narelle Thompson had been utilising Belmont Red genetics in their herd since 1980, the introduction of other breeds had diluted the benefits the breed initially provided them with, an issue they're now in the process of rectifying.

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Howdy. Matt here. I've been with Australian Community Media for 11 years working predominantly across the North Queensland Register and Queensland Country Life. If it's a special publication or feature appearing in these papers, I'm likely the bloke you'll be talking too, particularly if it's beef cattle related.

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