2016 Res Champion RNA Paddock to Plate pen
The 2016 RNA Paddock to Plate competition saw 770 head or 110 pens entered in the richest feedlot and carcase competition in the country, offering $45,000 in prize money.
Reserve Champion pen was won by Manchee Ag with a pen of purebred Shorthorn steers. The steers performed exceptionally well in the weight gain section (ADWG 2.64kg/day) placing fourth and excelled in the carcase section. The steers had an average EMA 104 sq/cm with fats of 18mm & 10mm, a HSCW of 386kg and a dressing percent of 56%. The steers were an average of 21 months.