Monthly Archive: January 2019

Ganado Murray Grey stud run alongside commercial operation

January 25, 2019

BY PETER SOMERVILLE Courtesy The Weekly Times RUNNING a stud and commercial crossbreeding operation side-by-side affords Courtney Hazeldene an insight into what clients demand from her calm natured Murray Greys. Across the two operations Ms Hazeldene runs 500 commercial and 150 stud Murray Grey cattle, on 1400 hectares of land around Newbridge, Laanecoorie, Lockwood and...


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13-year-old shows stud-cattle smarts

January 25, 2019

BY KAROLIN MACGREGOR Courtesy Tasmanian Country OSCAR Creese may have only been in the stud-cattle game for a few months but he knows exactly what he wants. The 13-year-old started his Symmons Plains Murray Grey stud in May this year. Since then he has successfully exhibited some of his cattle at shows and already has...


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Passing of Peter Mecham

January 23, 2019

It is with great sadness that we notify the membership of the passing of Pete Mecham, Senior Sales representative for Zoetis Australia. Pete has been a great supporter of the National Show and Sale for many years, as well as the Murray Grey youth program. To his wife and children we convey our condolences. Peter’s...


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Future bright for Hyden beef

January 22, 2019

THE future looks bright for beef cattle at the James’ family farm at Hyden, where three generations work closely together to run their mixed farming enterprise. CLICK HERE for the full story


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SBTS & TBTS Regional Forums

January 18, 2019

Click to view flyer   In 2019, SBTS & TBTS will be offering a two day Regional Forum at 14 locations around Australia. Day one will cover BREEDPLAN fundamentals, while day two covers how to get the most out of BREEDPLAN via DNA technologies. The SBTS & TBTS Regional Forums have been designed to be...


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2019 Seymour Alternative Farming Expo, 15-17 February

January 17, 2019

Central Murray Grey Breeders will once again be representing the Murray Grey breed at the 2019 Seymour Alternative Farming Expo, 15-17 February. On display at Cattle Yards #1 will be a range of animals showcasing the breed and emphasising the commercial benefits. We will again supply cattle to the Seymour Agricultural and Pastoral Society for...


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