Thanks to all buyers and underbidders for their support at Bairnsdale

Mawarra Genetics 12-14mth steers top pen $1900/hd.   Thanks to all buyers and underbidders for their support at Bairnsdale today. Our top pen of 23 yearling steers averaged 439kg and sold for $1900/hd. Our second pen, averaging 360kg, $1690/hd. Our pen of yearling heifers sold for $1380/hd. Fantastic sale overall. It’s great [...]

October 21st, 2020|News|

Congratulations Jamie-Lee and Joe!

Well, this is a first. We have been asked on many occasions if we have either heifers or cows for sale and they become a gift, usually for a birthday, but this beautiful story is my favourite so far! ‘I wanted to say thankyou for my two beautiful new girls, they have settle in magnificently [...]

June 15th, 2020|News|

The 80th Elders Mountain Calf Sales, Omeo & Benambra

  Congratulations to Brendan Ah Sam and family on topping the 80th Annual Mountain Calf Sale at Omeo on Wednesday with their opening pen of ‘Strawberry Roan’ (Shorthorn/Hereford) heifers selling for an incredible $1810! Their steer portion topped the Autumn drop weaners at $1630 and their pure bred Hereford portion sold to $1610.  Bert [...]

March 6th, 2020|News|

Herefords Australia Young Guns Conference and Breed Forum 2019

Mawarra Genetics was represented by Brandon, Logan and Taylah at the recent Herefords Australia Young Guns Conference and Breed Forum held in Hamilton, Victoria. They were grateful to Herefords Australia for the invitation to attend and for organising such an informative and engaging line-up of speakers. Information was given explaining the significant benefits of using [...]

June 15th, 2019|News|

Mawarra Genetics 44 th Annual Sale Report, 2017.

International and interstate visitors joined a strong Gippsland contingent at the Sykes family’s Longford property on Monday, March 27, for their 44 th Annual Sale. Mawarra’s reputation for industry-leading genetics saw strong competition from both stud and commercial producers, with the previously recorded on property top-price of $22,000 being equalled, and then beaten, twice. At [...]

March 29th, 2017|2017 Bull Sale Report, News|

Mawarra are pleased to introduce their new Poll sire, Oak Downs Lawloit L75 (AI) (P)

Mawarra are pleased to introduce their new Poll sire, Oak Downs Lawloit L75 (AI) (P), purchased in partnership with Talbalba Herefords for the top price of $18,000 at the recent Kerlson Pines / Oak Downs sale in South Australia.An outcross pedigree combined with length, muscle, carriage, softness and industry leading EBVs - a very complete [...]

March 1st, 2017|News|

The latest Herefords Australia CEO report

In the pre-Christmas CEO update Alex Ball discusses new technologies set to impact bull breeders in the future. http://herefordsaustralia. ViewEmailArchive/t/ 641080931310FB91/ C67FD2F38AC4859C/  

January 12th, 2017|News|

Sage advice from Hereford Australia CEO, Alex Ball

  'As suppliers of genetics to the industry, it is important that breeders understand what the long term direction of the Australian beef industry is and what traits are required if that direction is to be realised. Both these areas require immediate attention from an united, committed and passionate Hereford community. It is my hope [...]

August 19th, 2016|News|

Bill & Greg Cumming, Glenmaggie, sold 70 Hereford steers to $1570 at Rodwells/Heyfield, August 5

The Poll Hereford steers, 12-14 months, were Mawarra and Nunniong blood. Read a sale report by Peter Kostos Bill (left) & Greg Cumming, Glenmaggie, were very happy with their sale of 70 Hereford steers in the Rodwells Heyfield sale, last Friday, selling to $1570. lwt.

August 9th, 2016|News|

Leon Wheeler, Wallacedale, received the top dollar/head price of $1,378 for this pen of steers weighing 428kg

The 2016 Feature Weaner Sales are off and running with great prices received for quality stock. See Herefords Australia media release from the Hamilton sale January 7 Photo courtesy of Kim Woods, Outcross Media

January 9th, 2016|News|