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Competition and Sale History







                     In 2019, Tangihau Angus ranked number one with the highest sale average for
                     Angus bulls throughout Australasia, achieving a record sale average of $20,913.

                     In 2016, Tangihau K37 won the Supreme Angus National Champion at the
                     Tru-Test Beef Expo.

                     In the previous Combined Angus sale held at the Matawhero saleyards, the
                     appointed judge announces the best sale bull and presents the winner with the
                     competition cup, a silver cup known as the “Wonder Cup” donated by Mr Harry
                     Owen that dates back to 1944. Tangihau Angus first received the cup in 1975
                     and has won the cup a numbers of times since, including in years:













                     2018               2017              2014               2013              2012


                     2011               2009              2008               2007              2005

                     2004               2002              2001               1985              1984


                     1983               1980              1978               1977              1975




                  Tangihau Station Statistics
















             PROPERTY SIZE           EFFECTIVE HECTARES             TOPOGRAPHY                   SOIL TYPE
            TOTAL HECTARES                  5,464 ha            Medium/steep hill country    Pumice, mudstone &
                6,713 ha                                                                         heavy clay












             PASTURE TYPE              ANNUAL RAINFALL               FORESTRY              TOTAL STOCK UNITS PER
          Rye, clover & 400ha crop        1,000mm/pa                   180 ha               EFFECTIVE HECTARE
                                                                                                  9.1su/ha


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