Vale Colleen Holliss

Colleen Holliss of Lotus Herefords passed away on the 22nd of February. Colleen was instrumental in the establishment of Lotus Herefords. She was very active in her local community, including the CWA and the Northern Hereford group. Her passions were family, Hereford cattle, and gardening. She is survived by husband Oliver, sons Tony & Craig,…

Vale Bill Tanner

Herefords Australia would like to inform members that Mr Bill Tanner, formerly of Hillcrest Herefords passed away on the 21st of February. Hillcrest was established in 1946 by the Tanner family in Willow Tree. Bill Tanner was chairman of the Australian Hereford Society from 1973 – 1978, and was one of the longest standing council members,…

Hereford Youth Put on a Show

HANNAH POWE – THE LAND Over 114 participants competed at the 2018 Hereford Northern NSW Youth Show at the Inverell showgrounds from January 5 to 7. Kianma Poll Hereford owner, Kierin Martin, Narromine, judged the cattle. Champion bull went to Neridah New Direction N010 and reserve champion bull was Tybay Merlot M004. The steer section…

Restockers Seek Quality Heifers for Joining at Hamilton

Whiteface restockers went head to head to secure a large portion of the Hereford offering at the Hamilton British Bred heifer weaner sale on Wednesday. Yarram Park’s Western District Pastoral Company and Jigsaw Farms, Hamilton, were among the dominant players on the well-bred top end March/April 2017 drop heifers. Selling agents, Hamilton Independent Stock Agents,…