07 September 2021
07:30PM - 08:30PM
Founding Lightning Ridge Genetics and the Connections Made From Australia to the Globe
Lightning Ridge Genetics with Declan Patten
Tuesday 7th September, time TBC
Declan was raised on a dairy farm in Maffra, Gippsland and after graduating at the University of Melbourne with an associate degree in Agriculture, he accepted a role at one of the largest livestock companies globally, Genus PLC. Throughout his entire career he has been within the dairy industry and has created some strong international sales relationships working in both Australia and North America.
Lightning Ridge Genetics was founded in 1999, they have strived to purchase the best cows possible to build a strong foundation for their business. Lightning Ridge Genetics currently own over 140 cattle in seven countries and key relationships with breeders from around the world have allowed them to expand their business on a global scale. These relationships have provided the opportunity to source the world’s best genetics.