2016 Winners

World’s Best Steak Producer

Entrant Company Name Producer Company Name Country of Origin  Breed Feed Regime Age at Time of Slaughter
Albers GMBH Jack’s Creek Australia F2+ Wagyu Grain fed 30 months

Gold Medals

Entrant Company Name Producer Company Name Country of Origin  Breed  Feed Regime  Age at Time of Slaughter
ABP Poland ABP Poland Poland Simmental Cross Grain-based diet 26 months
Morrisons Supermarkets Morrisons Supermarkets Scotland Shorthorn Cross Grass and concentrates 25 months 26 days
Hannan Meats Hannan Meats Northern Ireland Aberdeen Angus Grass fed 24 months
ALBERS GmbH Jack’s Creek Australia F2+ Wagyu Grained 450 days 30 months
Scotbeef Scotbeef Ltd Scotland Aberdeen Angus Homegrown barley, carrots, turnips, potatoes, wheat, grass silage 678 days
Australian Agricultural Company Australian Agricultural Company (AACo) Australia Wagyu Cross Raised on grass, finished on grain Three years
Hannan Meats Hannan Meats Northern Ireland Shorthorn Grass fed 28 months
JBS Global JBS Global Australia Angus X (JBS Royal Brand) 120-day grain finished 27 months
2 Sisters Red Meat 2 Sisters Red Meat Wales South Devon The cattle are fed for 12 months on grass and finished on grass & maize silage with forage roots. 27 Months

 

Silver Medals

Entrant Company Name Producer Company Name Country of Origin  Breed Feed Regime Age at Time of Slaughter
Vacum Luxury Beef Vacum SL Spain Rubia Gallega Cow Grass fed 9 years
GOURMETFLEISCH.DE GOURMETFLEISCH.DE New Zealand Wagyu Grass feed 30-36 months
Onley Food Group Onley Farms England Friesian x Holstein Home grown mixed ration
Teys Australia Pty Teys Australia Pty Ltd Australia Angus Grain fed 24 months
JBS Global JBS Global Paraguay Angus Cross (Quality Meat Brand) Pasture fed 30 months
Whelan Food & Meat Processors Whelan Food & Meat Processors Ireland Full Blood Wagyu Grass fed, grain finished 47.7 months
Zandbergen World’s Finest Meat Jack’s Creek Australia 100% Black Angus 150+ days grain fed 20 months
Zandbergen World’s Finest Meat Tyson International Inc. (European Office) United States Black Angus Prime 120+ days grain fed < 24 months
ABP Food Group ABP Food Group Scotland Aberdeen Angus Cross Grass-based grazing in the Scottish summer, with harvested fermented forage and cereal ration in the winter months, when housed. 16 months, 14 days
Martin Jennings Wholesale Ltd Martin Kennedy Ireland Aberdeen Angus Cross Natural west of Ireland grass fed 27 months
Liffey Meats Liffey Meats Ireland Hereford Cross Grass 25 months
Signature Beef – “Oino Gustus” Signature Beef Pty Ltd Australia Angus x Belmont Red Composite Pasture raised for 18-20 months, lucerne progression for 3 months, followed by high energy grain ration for 4 months 26 months

 

Bronze Medals

Entrant Company Name Producer Company Name Country of Origin  Breed Feed Regime Age at Time of Slaughter
JBS Global JBS Global Uruguay Hereford Cross (Hereford Reserve brand). 120-day grain finished 24 months
SuperValu Kepak Group Ireland Hereford Grass fed 27 months
Morrisons Supermarkets Morrisons Supermarkets Plc Scotland Shorthorn Cross Grass and concentrates 17 months 12 days
Jan Zandbergen b.v. NH FOODS Australia PTY LTd. Australia Angus 200 day Grainfed 24 months
Danish Crown UK Danish Crown UK Germany Angus Cross Grass and grain fed 28 months
Scotbeef Scotbeef Ltd Scotland Aberdeen Angus Homegrown silage (grass), barley and straw 797 days
JBS Global JBS Global Australia Wagyu (Tajima brand) 300 day grain fed 29 months
JN Meat International JN Meat International Finland Holstein Friesian Grass fed 30 months
JBS Global JBS Global Argentina Angus Cross (Plate Brand) Pasture fed 26 months
Giraudi Meats Creekstone Farms United States American Black Angus Corn-fed for 140 days 18-20 months
Luiten Food BV Thomas Foods International Australia British Breeds Minimum 100 days grain fed Up to 30 Months
Hannan Meats Hannan Meats Northern Ireland Shorthorn Grass fed 28 months