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Demand for Proven Genetics at Wirruna

Activity was strong across the board with demand for proven Wirruna sires and PTIC females. Lot 8 Wirruna Phil was sold for a sale record of $70,000 to Tarcombe Herefords and Quamby Plains Poll Herefords. There was significant stud activity… Continue reading

Wirruna Beef – Pre order now!

Wirruna Beef – Pre order now!

We are excited to offer Wirruna beef on the BBQ at this years Autumn Bull and Female Sale on the 10th March and the opportunity for clients to purchase boxes of Wirruna beef! Please… Continue reading

Whole Herd Genomics at Wirruna

  The utilization of Genomic technologies to determine the actual genes carried by livestock is now well accepted and leading seedstock breeders are using DNA for parent verification, to identify the existence of/or free from genetic diseases, and to better… Continue reading

On Farm Processing at Wirruna

The Locke family of Wirruna Poll Herefords at Holbrook are well established as a supplier of Poll Hereford genetics, well known for their level of performance recording of their beef genetics and their drive of improving various commercial traits that… Continue reading

Wirruna for Breed Leading Marbling

Wirruna Poll Herefords are well known for their level of performance recording of their beef genetics and their drive of improving various commercial traits that are required by beef producers and the beef market. One trait of importance is marbling,… Continue reading

Cracking Wirruna Spring 2019 sale

Wirruna’s Spring 2019 sale was well beyond my expectations. With many parts of Australia battling extreme drought and dwindling female numbers for many clients, the demand for bulls and females was expected to be subdued at best. Instead, a good… Continue reading

Take an eight year genetic leap

Wirruna Poll Herefords is very focussed on providing beef genetics to the commercial beef producer that help them to be more profitable and have a product that is more valuable to the overall beef chain. This has involved a long… Continue reading