Murray Grey News

Woodbourn hosts successful ‘Closer to Your Clients’ day

2011

Woodbourn Murray Grey and Angus Stud, Cressy TAS, hosted what can only be described as a successful practical field day. Presented by the Southern Beef Technology Services (SBTS) team, this was the first time a field day of its kind has been conducted by the SBTS team in Tasmania. One hundred and twenty beef breeders...


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Eminent start to Murray Grey Northern Bull Sale

2011

Spirited bidding has seen a strong start for the Murray Grey Northern Bull Sale, Roma QLD. Murray Grey Beef Cattle Society Ltd President, Rob Walker opened the sale by encouraging potential buyers to bid up on the quality bulls on offer. This sentiment was reiterated by auctioneer Geoff Maslen who commented on the great draft...


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Grey wash in Perth Hoof and Hook

2011

Long time supporter of the Perth Royal trade sale and consistent top price buyer Rocco Iannolo, Rocco’s Meat Brokers, secured the sale’s $3600, top price calf. Fittingly, the 405kg Murray Grey – Hereford Heifer, scanning 5mm P8 fat and exhibited by John Barber and Lone Chorley, was also awarded Supreme Trade Exhibit, Grand Champion Led...


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Tullibardine cruises to victory

2011

There was no red bull but like Sebastian Vettel, Alastair and Jenny Murray’s Tullibardine Formula One F54 is a champion. The soft-coated silver son of Tullibardine Civil claimed pole position and took the chequered flag to win Junior and Grand Champion Murray Grey bull and Supreme Murray Grey Exhibit in a breed showing of 31...


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Murray Greys continue doing their part for charity

2011

In their continued support of the Country Hope Charity, John, Nicole & Kimberley Rodd have again donated their time & resources for preparation of a Murray Grey steer to auction with all proceeds going to Country Hope Wagga. The Murray Grey steer was donated by Murray Sutherland from the Helen Sutherland Pastoral Company, Jingellic VIC....


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Yamba wins Reserve Supreme Senior Beef Breed Bull

2011

Yamba Elapse E32, an 1140kg bull by Monterey Anchor Man was named the Reserve Supreme Senior Beef Breed Bull at the 2011 Royal Melbourne Show. Exhibited by Yamba Murray Greys, Narrandera, NSW, Yamba Elapse overpowered his counterparts in the Murrary Grey section, weighing in at 1140 kilograms and recorded an eye muscle area (EMA) of...


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Murray Grey steers continue to impress

2011

Following consistent performances by Murray Grey steers in carcase competitions around Australia in 2011, the Murray Greys at the Adelaide Royal certainly did not disappoint, taking out Reserve Champion Light Domestic Led Steer Carcase & Reserve Champion Heavy Domestic Led Steer Carcase. A steer exhibited by the Bottlesford Murray Grey Stud took out Reserve Champion...


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Personnel changes for the MGBCS

2011

The Murray Grey Beef Cattle Society is pleased to announce the appointment of our new Executive Officer, Georgina Kedzlie (Mitchell). Georgina will be taking over the role as Executive Officer from David McDonald. Georgina will be working 3 days a week in the office on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Georgina comes from a rural background...


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Adelaide results

2011

Class 125 – Heifer, 10 months & under 14 1st: Bottlesford Cristy F38, G & JR & D Koopman 2nd: Bottlesford Carrie F37, G & JR & D Koopman 3rd: Arki Youron F47, Arki Murray Greys 4th: Sabre Doris F5, Coringa Murray Greys Class 126 – Heifer, 14 months & under 16 1st: Beeamma Yepa...


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Grand Champion Carcase for purebred Murray grey steer

2011

A purebred Murray Grey steer has achieved a rare feat at the 2011 Ekka, taking out the Grand Champion Carcase title in a competition usually dominated by crossbred steers. Exhibited by David King, Yallembie Murrays Greys, the steer came as a calf at foot on a cow purchased from the Monterey Murray Grey Stud. By...


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