Vale Warwick Pont

Warwick Maxwell Pont 18th August 1941-22nd June 2021 Warwick was a Sydney businessman who bought his first registered Poll Herefords in 1975 for his property, “Mindaribba” at Maitland, NSW. Attending he World Hereford Conference at Banff, Canada in 1976 he became totally obsessed by the breed. In 1978 Warwick attended the National Show and Sale…

Vale Frank Shultz

Frank Shultz, formerly of Hazel Downs Herefords, passed away on Tuesday 22nd June 2021 after illness. Hazel Downs was established by Frank’s father, Neil Shultz in 1966 at Bulahdelah NSW. Frank remained an active member of the Hereford society until 2006. Frank’s funeral will be a graveside service at Bulahdelah Cemetery on Monday 28th June…

Key Considerations Ahead of 2021 Spring Bull Sales

By Alastair Rayner for Genetics Central WITH the spring bull selling season rapidly approaching, its timely for producers to take time to consider what influences are likely to have an impact over the sales. These will range from the general demand for bulls, through to the requirement for bulls suitable to fill particular roles in…