Kidman herd to leave 'Anna Creek' when new owners move in

Andrew Marshall
Updated December 20 2016 - 8:11am, first published December 19 2016 - 3:30pm
Anna Creek Station will be de-stocked during 2017 as part of the S. Kidman and Company sale agreement with the Williams family, then re-stocked with about 8000 surplus British breed cattle from the Williams’ existing South Australian herds.
Anna Creek Station will be de-stocked during 2017 as part of the S. Kidman and Company sale agreement with the Williams family, then re-stocked with about 8000 surplus British breed cattle from the Williams’ existing South Australian herds.

Poll Herefords will replace Bos Indicus beef on the world’s largest cattle station, the 2.36 million-hectare “Anna Creek”, which has now changed ownership as the long-running S. Kidman and Company takeover winds up.

Andrew Marshall

Andrew Marshall

National agribusiness writer

Andrew Marshall is the group agribusiness writer for ACM's state agricultural weeklies and websites. He is a former editor at The Land and has worked in various Rural Press group roles in Canberra, North Richmond (NSW) and Toowoomba (Qld).

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