Monthly Archive: January 2018

South Australia – 2018 Beef Week

January 23, 2018

Fancy checking out some Murray Grey cattle near you? Look no further than the 2018 beef week! This event is run from the 2nd-6th of February, and this year we have 9 Stud breeders open for inspection over 3 different days. These breeders are as follows: Friday 2nd Feb: –Ballyvaughan, Clare Sunday 4th Feb: –Bottlesford,...


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Beef Week Victoria

January 23, 2018

Beef Week – Victoria   Dajory Murray Grey Wednesday January 31 Josh Mc Rae 0488 948 996 E: dajorymg@mcmedia.com.au Location: 70 Knights Rd, Grahamvale. Property name ‘Concorde Park’ between Grahamvale and Congupna. Knights Rd is a right turn off bypass road north of Shepparton.     Mount Major Murray Grey Wednesday January 31 Brett Davidson...


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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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