Delicious fare and loads of information on livestock breeding will be on the line at the Yearling Fest, held October 13, 2019, at Schusterhof Farm of Rabl Family in Hopfgarten, Brixental Valley.
Revolving around sustainable agriculture, the festival is chocked full of activities for all age groups. The 9th Yearling Fest is kicked-off in Hopfgarten, Brixental Valley October 13, 2019 at 10:00am at the farm of Rabl Family. Visitors will learn all about Tiroler yearlings, the star of this fest. Culinary delicacies, live music, and activities for kids round out the festival fun. Mother cows and yearlings are available for public viewing at the farm grounds. Visitors are encouraged to walk through and learn about the cattle. There will be a yearling trivia game with great prizes to win.
Yearlings are calves that still drink from their mothers, giving the yearling calf a real good nutritional start to its life. This is a sustainable and more natural way of weaning. Young, tender beef is delicious and available for purchase from the farm.