Murray Grey News

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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Ekka results

2011

Class 268 – Heifer 12 months and under 14 months 1st: Baroona Park Rebekah, DG & SA Taylor 2nd: Shell-Dee Miss Beau, S & M Hansen 3rd: Wheelview Linda F22, MR, SR & AM Martin Class 270 – Heifer 16 months & under 18 months 1st: Lerwick Park Gwenda F10, JF & J Sturgeon 2nd:...


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Murray Grey on the menu again at Hampton

2011

Visitors to this year’s Hampton High Country Food and Arts Festival were able to enjoy tasty Murray Grey beef burgers and pies at the Murray Greys – Queensland stall. This is the third consecutive year that the premium burgers and pies have been available at Hampton. Many customers were so pleased with their experience in...


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Youth shine on big stage

2011

The 2011 Woodbourn Murray Grey Youth Junior Ambassador has taken out top honours at the recent Stud Beef Victoria Handlers Camp, Melbourne, and the South Australian Junior Heifer Expo, Adelaide. Jess Crick, 16, Koondrook, has recently taken out Champion Junior Judge and Champion Herdsman at the recent handler’s camp in Melbourne. Jess is therefore the...


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National Beef Bendigo 2011

2011

Class: 451 – Heifer 8 & not over 12 months 1st: Dajory Bess F145, D., J. & R. McRae 2nd: Dajory Belle F126,D., J. & R. McRae 3rd: Chantlan Henrietta, Mr Daryl & Mrs Helen Chessum Class: 452 – Heifer over 12 & not over 15 months 1st: Shellgardi Cooper Hannah, Mrs Rochelle Joyce 2nd:...


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Vale Bill Bruce

2011

Life member William Andrew Robert Bruce 21.7.1926 – 3.2.2011 died on Thursday 3rd February aged 84yrs. Leaving home at 13yrs of age so younger siblings could have his bed, he started work on Bungaree sheep station learning how to crutch, shear and maintain stock and plants in general. After lying about his age he enlisted...


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