Vale John Grieve

John Grieve formerly of Invernaion Herefords, Millmerran passed away on Monday August 26. John was a much-respected member of the Australian Hereford Society and served on the council from 1973 to 1992. John was President of the council from 1980-1983 before taking on the role of Vice President from 1983-1986. He retired from council in…

Hereford Steaks a Sizzling Success at AgQuip

Steak enthusiasts were once again treated to a fantastic eating experience by the Herefords Northern NSW group at the 2019 AgQuip field days in Gunnedah, NSW last week. AgQuip is Australia’s largest agricultural field day and attracts thousands of visitors from across the country each year. The Herefords Northern NSW group served 4000 premium Hereford…

Lotus Herefords Annual Bull Sale Results

Sale date: 25th July 2019 Number offered: 37 Number sold: 23 at auction. Top price: $17,000 Average price: $6,173 Name of top priced animal: Lot 3: Lotus Not Negotiable N136 Sire of top priced animal: Talbalba Advance K134 Purchaser of top priced animal: Glendan Park Herefords, VIC Sale comments: Thank you to all registered bidders and those in attendance…

Amos Vale Annual Bull Sale Results

Sale date: 25th July 2019 Number offered: 22 Number sold: 19 Top price: $15,000 Average price: $5,916 Name of top priced animal: Amos Vale Fairfield N028 Sire of top priced animal: Devon Court Eclipse H190 Purchaser of top priced animal: G & I Gallagher Sale comments: Despite the on going drought conditions that prevail – a large and enthusiastic…

POSITION VACANT – Youth Coordinator

Located in Armidale NSW, Herefords Australia represents the interests of, and provides services to, some 1,600 Members nationally. Member services include breed registrations and inventory, DNA processing, certifying live exports of breeding stock, marketing and communications, breed development and promotional activities, commercial breed development programs, member accounts and participation in breed and/or industry R&D projects.…

Staff Departure

It is with regret that we announce that Katelin Davies is leaving her role at Herefords Australia. Katelin has been offered a position with Hancock Agriculture based in Adelaide and has made the decision to accept this offer. Her last day with Herefords Australia will be Monday 26 August 2019. Katelin joined the team at…

Hereford Bulls Breed Greater Profits

Beef producers can’t afford to ignore the benefits of cross breeding and the extra 10 percent yield that hybrid vigour brings, Dr Phil Holmes informed delegates of the 2019 Herefords Australia Breed Forum. Dr Holmes addressed the 150 attendees of the Forum on the importance of a whiteface in a profitable beef enterprise as well…