Murray Grey News

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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Murray Grey steers and heifers perform in Sydney Royal Beef Challenge

2011

In the inaugural year of the Sydney Royal Beef challenge, Murray Grey cross steers by registered Ondiong bred sires proved themselves to be formidable competition. Bred and exhibited by the Malone Family from Moree, northern NSW teams were entered as pens of six steer and or heifers. Judging on the hoof, saw Malone pens of...


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Bull from the west reigns supreme in Sydney

2011

For the second year in a row a bull from Western Australia has won Grand Champion Murray Grey bull at the Sydney Royal Easter Show, with Willawa Greys Ernest E16 taking out the title, along with winning the Best Murray Grey Exhibit of the show. The same bull was the Supreme Exhibit at the 2010...


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Wallawong steers lead the way at Sydney

2011

Murray Greys once again proved the consistency of the breed to produce quality carcase animals at the 2011 Sydney Royal Easter Show, with Murray Grey steers winning Champion Middleweight steer, Champion Middleweight carcase, four Virtual Taste Test class winners, three 1st place carcases, two silver medals, one bronze medal and 3rd place in the coveted...


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