Murray Grey News

42 Heifers on offer at Warrnambool

February 15, 2019

42 Murray Grey Heifers to be offered at South West Victorian Livestock Exchange Warrnambool store sale on the 22nd Feb at 10am. 2yo, well bred & well grown out, in excellent condition. Due to calve in April to Purebred Murray Grey Bulls. Contact Anthony Mahony Ph 0419 529 578


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New Zealand Youth Exchange

February 13, 2019

Emma Owen is the 2019 New Zealand Murray Grey Youth Exchange Recipient I first got into cattle when a local Charolais stud gave me a “Free Martin”. I fell in love with the calf and became hooked on the breed. (This calf came from the Silverstream Charolais stud. The Fisher family have been supportive and...


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Greys pay for Wenske

February 7, 2019

BY PAULA THOMPSON COURTESY STOCK JOURNAL WORKING with cattle has been a lifelong passion for Rosemary Wenske, and she has a soft spot for the Murray Grey breed. Mrs Wenske runs Murray Greys at a property at Mount Torrens that has been in her family since 1948. “When I was 2.5 years old, my father Wilbur...


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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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