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A touch of green

After so many months of no rain it has been positively glorious to have so much rain this month! The grass is finally starting to grow again and the warm weather is also helping. With a bit more of this type of weather we might be able to start to think about...

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Calving season

With the drought upon us we have destocked all but our breeding herd of cows. September and October is calving season for us with lots of little calves plopping into the world everyday! As they start to grow and become more and more active and playful it gets harder...

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Last beef orders until it rains

Our last beef quarters (until the drought breaks 🌧🤞🏼) are available now for pre-order. We have only 3 available so get in quick, they’ll be ready for pickup late September. Order here. It’s getting harder & more expensive to find feed so these will be our last ones...

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Drought and the impact on our farm

It's been a very tough time for so many people on the land. With no decent rain for months we and many others are hand feeding our stock. We've watched clouds rumble past but with no good rain fall our paddocks are looking bare and barren. In order to preserve what...

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A new calf

A new little hereford bull calf joined us last week! We bought his mum a while back but didn't know she was pregnant. So it was a bit of a surprise to have a calf born in the middle of summer. We've had some very up and down weather lately. We had a massive storm...

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

We hope everyone had a restful and fun Christmas with their families and wish everyone a fantastic new year! We've reopened for 2018 and are now taking orders for beef and lamb for February. Order your meat here and we'll be in touch soon with a date for when your...

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Calving Season

It's calving season for us on the farm. Everyday we check the cattle with the hope of finding a new little calf. So far we've had 4 new ones join the herd. And from the looks of the udders of a few cows, a few more calves won't be too far off!  ...

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Happy cattle

Our cattle are a pretty friendly and curious bunch. We recently had these steers in our home paddock and the kids were out playing in the yard. Naturally, the cattle came over to see what the fuss was about. Our daughter patiently stood there with a handful of grass...

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Winter is here, hello Jack Frost!

We've been having a run of cold frosty mornings lately. With the temperatures dipping below zero it's the perfect time to pull our your casserole and slow cooker meats and make some delicious stews. Here's a few of our favourite recipes which use chuck steak and gravy...

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