Coolah producer Dennis Power's feedlot gamble in dry pays off

Lucy Kinbacher
February 2 2019 - 5:30pm
Dennis Power, Mount Mill, Coolah, with his 210 F1 Speckle Park Angus heifers, which he fed and joined in the Conargo Feedlot during drought. Pictures: Lucy Kinbacher
Dennis Power, Mount Mill, Coolah, with his 210 F1 Speckle Park Angus heifers, which he fed and joined in the Conargo Feedlot during drought. Pictures: Lucy Kinbacher

IMAGINE sending 210 “scrawny heifers” off of your drought-stricken property only to have them return to rested paddocks four months later, weighing twice as much and presumed in calf. 

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Lucy Kinbacher

Lucy Kinbacher

Editor - Queensland Country Life/North Queensland Register

Raised on a cattle property at Biggenden, Lucy Kinbacher has spent 10 years working across metropolitan, regional and rural publications in both Queensland and NSW. Lucy has been the editor of the Queensland Country Life and North Queensland Register since 2021.

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