Grain Finishing takes place in a feedlot, where animals are placed in an enclosure and given feed rations to maximise live weight gain. Feedlots allow greater flexibilities and controls over feeding the animals as well as allow producers to meet a greater market for the livestock.
Cattle- The Cattle to be fed. Grain- Feed. Water- Water.
Cattle- The cattle to be fed. Head. Grain- Feed. Kilograms. Water-Water. Litre.
Approximately 34% of Australia's beef is grain fed at feedlots.
* Meat Standards Australia * Australian Lot Feeders Association * Cattle Council of Australia * Meat and Livestock Australia