Monthly Archive: June 2021

Life Membership – Ian & Anne Burnside

June 11, 2021

It was a great privilege to recently announce Life Membership for Ian & Anne Burnside of Cratloe Murray Greys on the 24th May 2021.   Ian & Anne have been members of the Murray Grey Beef Cattle Society for 43 years and have always been great supporters of the breed.   National Show & Sale...

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Monterey Winter Sale Report

June 8, 2021

The final bull sale of the season in WA, the Monterey Winter bull Sale, posted excellent results for the Buller family and the Monterey team. The well presented team of 61 Murray Grey and Angus bulls meet spirited buying support from return and new buyer from throughout the State along with Interstate competition. A very...

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Lew Smit, a pioneer of the modern beef industry

June 1, 2021

Lew had farming in his genes and gained much cattle knowledge from his father who was the second person to bring Murray Grey breeding cattle into WA in 1963 from Mervyn Gadd at Wodonga, Victoria. In 1974, shortly after his father Peter died, Lew and his now-late wife Rowan — along with Lew’s mother, Anne...

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