Kerwee Feedlot

The Kerwee Feedlot is located on the Darling Downs in south-east Queensland, an area famous for its abundant supply of high quality grain and water.

This feedlot is designed for the cattle to enjoy a clean and stress free environment whilst maintaining the viability of the surrounding eco-system.  Cattle are fed a balanced diet consisting of nutritious steam flaked grains and other locally produced feed products.

This feedlot has a capacity of 11,100 head and is National Feedlot Accreditation Scheme (NFAS No. 247) accredited.  We have demonstrated, through the implementation of recognised quality assurance systems, that we are committed to operating in accordance with the requirements and expectations of consumers, markets, regulatory authorities and the wider community.

The Kerwee feedlot maintains the following accreditations:

  • National Feedlot Accreditation Scheme (NFAS No. 247)
  • Europe Union (EU)
  • European Union Grain Fed High Quality Beef (EU GF HQB)
  • Certified Australian Angus Beef (CAAB)
  • Natural Beef Program (Ausmeat)
  • Meat Standards Australia (MSA)
  • Livestock Production Assurance (LPA)

The Kerwee Feedlot has been recognised by the Australian Beef Industry as a leading business in its field and has received a number of awards for its design, management and overall operations.

  • 2010 Australia Feedlot of the Year (3,000 – 10,000 SCU capacity)
  • 2008 Australian Feedlot of the Year (3,000 – 10,000 SCU capacity)
  • 2008 Australian Feedlot of the Year – Environmental Responsibility Award (>3,000 SCU)
  • 1998 Australian Feedlot of the Year (<7000 SCU capacity)
  • 1997 Australian Feedlot of the Year (< 7000 SCU capacity)