Texas Tech Meat Judging takes first at Australian international contest

Texas Tech Meat Judging takes first at Australian international contest
Texas Tech University Meat Science (Source: Texas Tech University Meat Science)

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - The Texas Tech Meat Judging team traveled to the Land Down Under to compete in the 2019 Australian International Collegiate Meat Judging competition this week.

The Red Raiders were selected by the Australian Intercollegiate Meat Judging committee to represent the United States.

During the competition, Texas Tech faced off against numerous American universities along with teams from Japan, Indonesia, Thailand, and Pakistan.

The Texas Tech team was named the 2019 Australian Collegiate Meat Judging Champion Team.

According to the Texas Tech University Meat Science Facebook page, the team will stay in Australia for another week.

Congratulations to the 2019 Australian International Collegiate Meat Judging Champion Team. This team had the...

Posted by Texas Tech University Meat Science on Saturday, July 13, 2019

During that time, the team will go on tours to learn more about the Australian Ag industry.

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