Corporate entry National Cattle Breeding Centre (1952 - ?)
Belmont, Queensland, Australia
- Veterinary or Animal Health Industries and Agricultural industry
- Belmont, Queensland
In 1952, the National Cattle Breeding Centre was brought into existence in Belmont, near Rockhampton, Queensland. Its aim was to investigate the adaptation of cattle to the tropics, and use these findings to breed cattle best suited to the environment.
- Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_n.html. Details
Created: 18 February 2000, Last modified: 16 March 2006
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