Day Six - Wednesday, February 1
610 Carlsruhe (LIMOUSIN)
625 Dajory (Murray Grey)
640 Inverleigh (Simmental)
646 Lincoln Park (Santa Gertrudis)
652 Murrabah (Angus/Salers)
653 Merridale (Angus)
655 Mount Major (Murray Grey)
659 Mystical (Murray Grey)
680 Rupari (Blonde d'Aquitaine)
690 Southernland (Simmental)
691 Wynyard (Shorthorn)
610 Carlsruhe LIMOUSIN
Tony Hooppell 0427 842228
Location: 5624 Northern Hway, Elmore, Vic.
Information: Xavier and Ethan Hooppell established Carlsruhe Limousins in 2011 aiming at vealer producers throughout Victoria and NSW.Low birth weight calves that pour on muscle to suit producers and processors requirements for red meat potential. Temperament and docility are very important traits in our herd. Females have been purchased from studs including Parkview, Keystone and Longreach using quality AI and herd sires to get the depth and length required.
625 Dajory Murray Grey
Josh McRae and Carolyne McRae Office 03 58299413 / Josh 0488 948 996 Carolyne 0417 966 822
Location: 70 Knights Rd Congupna 'Concorde Park' New Property location between Grahamvale and Congupna. Turn right into Knights Road off Grahamvale Rd (Truck bypass Rd) for Shepparton.
Information: Dajory is proud to be back in Beef Week after a year away, at our new location 'Concorde Park' Congupna, with a good representation of quality Murray Greys on display. Breedplan member with EBVs available, animals are structurally assessed and scanned to maintain a sustainable herd with quality carcass attributes, maternal characteristic and temperament. We will be offering stud and commercial females both joined and unjoined for sale at Beef Week on a first in first served basis along with a smaller selection of 12 -18 mths sale bulls. We look forward to your visit and welcome you to Concorde Park, the new home for Dajory Murray Greys.
640 Inverleigh Simmental
Stuart Cameron 03 58655200 / 0428 655 201
Location: Location: 1016 Union Road, Invergordon. From Shepparton travel 18km from the Congupna Shop on the Shepparton-Katamatite Road turn left into Union Road, cross over one cross road (Wunghnu East Rd), then 3rd house on right just before Invergordon Rd.
Information: Inverleigh aim to produce traditional, polled, quiet no fuss cattle that will perform in a commercial environment. Established in 2011, we have quickly built up numbers with purchases from Tugulawa and Wormbete Studs, plus embryos from Canada along with our own AI and flush programs. On display will be ET and AI bred heifers and cows with calves and also all or our ET Imported and AI bred 18 month old bulls for private sale on the day.
646 Lincoln Park Santa Gertrudis
Jacinta Taylor 03 5437 9274
Location: 663 Hockings Rd, Tandarra, 10k SW of Dingee. 2k off Pyramid Hill/Yarraberd Rd on the right.
Information: Lincoln Park, established in 2005, now runs 100 breeding cows 59 of which are classifieds as studs. The focus is on growth efficiency for the 600 day market. We concentrate on eye muscle area and butt muscle keeping costs to a minimum and production to a maximum.
652 Murrabah Angus/Salers
Malcolm Randall (03) 58839258 / 0427 387 441
Location: 'Murrabah' RMB 1550 Fullers Rd Tocumwal. Turn right into Fullers Rd, 14k north of Tocumwal off Newell Hwy. Blue mailbox and stud sign at front gate.
Information: Murrabah welcomes you and invites your inspection at our 2017 Beef Week open day. What a great time to be involved in the industry with strong markets and much improved seasonal conditions across much of the country. Seasons and markets are ever changing but our direction remains the same - to produce industry focused stock that provide producers with greater returns from lower inputs. A selection of weaner heifers through to mature matrons will be on display as well as a select pen of bulls for private sale on the day. We look forward to your visit.
653 Merridale Angus
Peter Collins 0428 882 209
Location: 706 Tennyson Rd 1k south of Tennyson PO store.
Information: Merridale Angus stud is situated in northern Victoria. The stud was established in 1993 using extensive ET from the original Wilcoola, Vicky, Stephie and Ester Merrigrange bloodlines. Merridale will have on display our 2017 sale bulls and some ET sale heifers. 2017 sale date Friday March 10.
655 Mount Major Murray Grey
Brett Davidson 0459 999 662
Location: Travel 8k north from Dookie on Saddleback Rd (which changes name to Dookie Rd over hill), turn left into Jeffery Rd , property first on left.
Information: Murray Greys are known as the carcase breed. In addition they are easy calving, excellent mothers, heat tolerant, naturally polled and calm to handle. Through the use of elite genetics we aim to provide high performance animals with low birth weights. We want to provide quiet, well-handled bulls that will provide our clients with soft, well muscled, thick meaty calves. It is worth a day trip to the picturesque Dookie hills to see our bulls for sale, upcoming young sires and our magnificent matrons. So come along, we’d love to see you and our cows love a pat.
659 Mystical Murray Grey
Robert Pell 03 58782214 / 0408 530 690
Location: From Tatura, travel south 5k, turn right into Toolamba-Rushworth road, cross main irrigation channel, property on left. From Murchison, travel north on Tatura road past Dhurringile prison, third crossroad, turn left into Toolamba-Rushworth road.
Information: All of our Murray Grey beef cattle are purebred, no Angus infusion ,Our females are based on Mt.View and Monterey Murray Grey Bloodlines, through using quality bred bulls sourced from Tasmania and West Australia , and through intensive use of Artificial Insemination we now have a herd we are proud to of. Structurally sound Cows and Heifers producing low birth weight calves , Mystical Murray Grey cattle are grass fed and reared on both dryland and Irrigated pastures in Northern Victoria.
680 Rupari Blonde d'Aquitaine
Greg or Linden Roberts 03 57484267 / 0427 484267
Location: 1645 Murray Valley Hwy, Burramine, - on South side of Murray Valley Hwy, 16 km west of Yarrawonga, or 20 km East of Cobram.
Information: Rupari Blondes are the only fully polled herd leading the way in Blonde Poll genetics. We bred and sold the first Blonde homozygous poll bull in 2011. In 2015 we sold Rupari Joiner d'Poll for a world record price of $50,000 with semen now exported to Europe, Britain, Canada & the US. We are almost exclusively using AI for Sire / Dam matched matings, combined with some ET calves. We have also begun a small Black d'Aquitaine herd. We are Breedplan recorded and focus on 'curve-bending' genetics. Come and see the future of Blondes; have a chat; we'd love to see you.
690 Southernland Simmental
Hamish Hooppell 0428 004349
Location: 5624 Northern Hwy, Elmore, Vic
Information: Southernland Simmentals was established by Hamish Hooppell in 2011 after years of admiring the breed’s growth rates, quality of carcase, docility and general eye appeal and the ability for purebreds and crossbreds alike to top local markets and produce for the export and local trade markets. Quality AI sires have been used over females sourced from studs such as Woonalee, Barana and Tugulawa to breed the quality required for to-day’s markets.
691 Wynyard Shorthorn
Peter Mills 0429 420 040
Location: 7k from Finley on Berrigan Road.
Information: Wynyard’s stud herd is principally run at Finley producing 20 to 30 stud sire quality bulls annually. These are sold both privately and at the major sales, National Shorthorn Shpw & Sale at Dubbo NSW and Toowoomba Agquip Qld. In 2017 Wynyard will be selling bulls at the Naracoorte Shorthorn sale in SA . The team at Wynyard is committed to producing premium quality Shorthorn stud cattle that are bred for softness and muscle yet retain adequate size. The Wynyard team is proud to show or structurally sound and superbly functional cattle.