Murray Grey News

New president for MGBCS

2012

Due to personal reasons Rob Walker has resigned from the role as President of the MGBCS. An election of Office Bearers was held on Monday 13th August, 2012. Richard Metcalfe was elected the President of the Murray Grey Beef Cattle Society. Gail Menegon was elected as Vice President and Darren Koopman was re-elected as Treasurer.


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Personnel changes for MGBCS

2012

Following the recent resignation of Georgie Kedzlie as the Executive Officer of the Murray Grey Beef Cattle Society, the Board is pleased to announce that Adele Potgieter has been promoted to the role of Executive Officer. Due to home commitments and the demands of working as the Executive Officer of the Murray Grey Beef Cattle...


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Successful trade sites at Beef 2012

2012

The Beef Australia exposition is the biggest and most comprehensive cattle event in the country, and is held just once every three years in Rockhampton, Central Queensland. This year it reached a record level of 85,000 people attending. There were more than 600 registered international industry representatives. Several beef tours and seminars were held over...


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Beef 2012 Judging Results

2012

Class – Heifer 6 & Under 12 Months 1st: Wallawong Dawn G10, Wallawong Murray Greys 2nd: The Ultimate Isadora G71, Ryablu Murray Greys Class – Heifer 12 & Under 15 Months 1st: Kingsfrove Moraya, KJ Taylor & MJ Rose 2nd: Shell-Dee Starlite, M & S Hansen 3rd: Steele Rudd Girlie, Steele Rudd Murray Greys CHAMPION...


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2012 Woodburn Murray Grey Youth Ambassador Awards

2012

In a repeat from 2010 & 2011 another aspiring young South Australian Murray Grey breeder has been named the 2012 Woodbourn Murray Grey Youth Ambassador. In her second year as a participant, Brooke Crowell, Yorke Peninsula, SA has added another feather to her cap by winning the Senior Award. The 2012 Woodbourn Ambassador Awards had...


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$9,000 top for Murray Grey National Show and Sale

2012

While the 2012 National Murray Grey National Show & Sale experienced some icy weather outside the exhibition centre, inside the auction ring the action was heating up with a top price for bulls reaching $9,000 and females $6,500. Sue Francis, Onward Murray Greys, Dorrigo NSW, won the bidding frenzy on Cullenya Frazer and paid the...


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Sydney Royal Easter Show Results 2012

2012

2012 SYDNEY ROYAL EASTER SHOW RESULTS CLASS – 2800 Female, 9 & not over 12mths. 1st: GOONDOOLA TILLY G2, POWE FAMILY 2nd: WALLAWONG DAWN G10, WALLAWONG MURRAY GREYS 3rd: FOURWAYS PARK GLENPRE G6, K & A & M FAIRALL CLASS – 2801 Female, over 12 & not over 16mths. 1st: GLENLIAM FARM ANTOINETTE F130, WILLIAMS...


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Stan Hill Trophy win for Murray Greys

2012

Murray Grey breeders did themselves proud in this years’ Sydney Royal Easter Show steer and carcase competition, where purebred Murray Greys not only won the Stan Hill Trophy, but also Champion Trade Carcase, Champion School Carcase, Reserve Champion Middleweight Carcase, Reserve Champion Lightweight Steer on the Hoof, Reserve Champion Middleweight Steer on the Hoof, three...


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Yamba success at Dubbo

2012

NSW Beef Spectacular Murray Grey Feature Show 2012 Floods in the south couldn’t stop Yamba Murray Greys walking away with the Most Successful Exhibitor title at the NSW Beef Spectacular Murray Grey Feature Show, despite bringing only a team of bulls. Brian Powell, despite having had water through his house on his Narrandera property was...


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South Australian Murray Grey Conference

2012

The SA Conference was held at the University of Adelaide’s Roseworthy College on the edge of the Barossa Valley on the 20th and 22nd of January. Overall it was a wonderful three days of learning and socializing with fellow Murray Grey breeders. It was a great opportunity to talk to Murray Grey enthusiasts from different...


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