Murray Grey News

Murray Greys do the job at Quairading

January 19, 2018

BY COURTNEY WALSH Courtesy Farm Weekly RUNNING two successful sheep studs and a broadacre cropping program would keep anone busy and that’s the case for the Squiers family. Given this you would be forgiven for being surprised to see a few cows roaming around the family’s Quairading property and for Chris Squiers, the trusty old...


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Beefing up profits with Murray Greys

January 18, 2018

By Travis King Courtesy Farm Weekly THE Norton family, Narrikup, made the move into Murray Greys 20 years ago when they were looking for a change of cattle breed. Having run Herefords for many years, Chris Norton said that breed had experienced a reduction in demand from the market and a change was needed. “I...


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Plans for Lake Muir Prime Beef

January 17, 2018

BY LYNETTE CAREW-REID Courtesy Farm Weekly JASON and Alida Parke have an obvious pride in their cattle and equally obvious is their passion for hard work and achievement. The couple run Lake Muir Prime Beef near Lake Muir, a sprawling land-holding surrounded by a national park, wetlands and nature reserves and encompassing some historic pioneering...


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Bull Selection Workshops: South Australia

January 8, 2018

  SA Beef, Rural Co, and Thomas Foods invite all producers, agents, and interested parties to attend one of two informative on-farm Bull Selection Workshops. The workshops will have a strong practical ‘hands on’ focus to complement the important theoretical understanding of genetics that lend themselves to improved breeding and meat quality. Tuesday 16 January...


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WA BullSELECT workshops

January 4, 2018

Dear SBTS Stakeholders, SBTS are going to WA in January 2018 to conduct several BullSELECT Workshops. These are an initiative of Western Beef Inc., and will be run at the following locations on the following dates:     Venturon Charolais, Boyup Brook on Monday 15th January.     Kingslane Red Angus, Benger on Tuesday 16th January.    ...


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SBTS forums in Western Australia in January

January 4, 2018

Dear SBTS Stakeholders, SBTS is running three Regional Forums in WA in January 2018. These will be held at: Albany on Wednesday 17th January Bunbury on Friday 19th January Perth on Monday 22nd January These Regional Forums have been designed for seedstock producers and will explore how to get the most out of BREEDPLAN &...


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Arki & Errowanbang Junior Stock Show ENTRIES NOW OPEN!

December 20, 2017

2018  Arki & Errowanbang Junior Stock Show ENTRY FORM Conditions of Entry All Competitors must print, complete & upload on entry form or email: Waiver Form Cattle Exhibitors must also supply: Herd health Form Copy of Certificate of Currency for Public Liability to minimum $10 Million stating Australia wide or the specific event. A copy...


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Christmas Hours

December 14, 2017

The Murray Grey office will close for the Christmas break 12pm Friday 22nd December and re-open Tuesday 2nd January. We hope you and your family have a lovely Christmas and a happy New Year Image featured in the 1984 Murray Grey World


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Marcus Oldham student sets goals high to help develop beef industry

December 13, 2017

By ALICE POHLNER Courtesy The Weekly Times IT ISN’T too often you hear a teenager speak about their vision to develop an entire industry. But that is exactly what 19-year-old Dayna Grey is doing with Australian beef. The Tasmanian teen recently won an $8000 agriculture award from charity BBM Youth Support with which she will...


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