Ian & Anne Galloway welcome you to Cootharaba Beef Genes - breeders of robust, practical, unpampered, functional seedstock.

Our MISSION / GOALS are simple -

to supply the genetic needs to cattle breeders to lift their profitability through increased production in kgs per hectare and meat yield.

ie. to produce the genetics that will lift carcase qualities, improve growth and weight for age and still maintain the productive traits in our females necessary to survive under our changing climatic conditions, and raise a good calf every year.



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    It is now only two days until the 19th DUARRAN Brangus Sale to be held at Duarran, Roma Qld Australia.on THURSDAY 24th September starting at 12 noon
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  • Cootharaba Sale 15

    The Cootharaba Hereford sale topped at $30,000 at the 46th annual sale on property at Roma last Thursday.  The 31 month old son of Glendan Park Empire is from the champion award winning C...

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  • EKKA 2015

    With a team of 2 Hereford Bulls,5 Brangus Bulls and 2 Brangus females we were kept busy at the Ekka this year.

    DUARRAN JABIRU, the 2nd youngest member of our team and a red bra...

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  • After purchasing the first Duarran Brangus bulls in 2000 and using them over our Brahman based herd at Kangaroo Hills, the influence has been tremendous. The bulls and their offspring handle the conditions well, and the carcase weights of the steers have improved by an average of 20kgs. They have reached earlier maturity, resulting in better grading and temperament. Females also have better temperament, fertility and maternal instincts. Read more Dino Penna,
  • Congratulations to the Galloway Family on reaching a milestone of breeding Hereford cattle for 80years. The ability of the Galloway’s through the generations to breed top quality cattle and to meet the beef industry demands is a credit to them. The now principles Ian and Anne should be very proud. Their cattle survive, thrive and produce meat and muscle.

    As co-principal of Amos-Vale Hereford Stud I give great credit to Cootharaba bloodlines that have... Read more Mark Campion,