Wendy Robins of Thorpdale Organics plucks one from two-hundred. Is it the $50,000 egg?
Ian and Rosli would like to offer congratulations to Chris Kelly for his much deserved life membership gong of Grain Trade Australia recently. The following article and image courtesy of Grain Trade Australia. Life Membership of Grain Trade Australia (GTA) has been awarded to Chris Kelly, in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the Australian [...]
In early 2015, Pete & Deb Hahnemann packed their bags and moved the family home from Melbourne's city surrounds to the beautiful, open spaces of eastern Gippsland. After setting up on their recently purchased beefer farm they saw potential in establishing a chicken farm, eventually calling it Forge Creek Freerange. In a short time they [...]
Congratulations to Allen Armistead of Princetown in Western Victoria who won a Calf Rearer bulka bag for his Illawarra calves at our guess the weight competition for the Sungold Field Days. Just the ticket for big boned calves to develop powerful, productive udders.
Fantastic news to hear RSF customers Ray, Jill and son Dion Brook of Eloora shorthorn stud at Cavendish take out some prominent awards at the 55th Dubbo Shorthorn National Show and Sale. They took out Grand Champion Bull and sold equal top price heifer at the sale. Their Grand Champion "Eloora Designer J06" was up [...]
Congratulations to the winners of the "Bale Guessing Competition" that RSF held at the Sungold Field Days in Allansford. Farmers were challenged to guess the weight of a bale, ME, CP% and NDF% of a bale of balancia clover hay. The winners for the three days were; Wednesday- Craig Smart from Bungador Thursday - Bredan [...]
We sponsor a monthly bush poem competition through the “Gippsland Farmer”. From time to time we’ll bring you a little sampler of the creative wordsmiths out there (author’s unknown for competition integrity); “Farming Life” What about a real bush poem to remember the farmers plights. Watching over calving heifers on dark and stormy nights. Then [...]
The team at Reid Stockfeeds would like to send out their heartfelt congratulations to all those that won champions or ribbons at the recent Dairy Week held in Tatura. The following customers experienced the prestige of securing a coveted broad ribbon; […]
A number of entries at this year’s Melbourne Show Beef Carcase Competition were fed on Reid Stockfeeds grain mixes. Some animals were fed on Beef Em Up, part of our standard range, whilst others had specially designed custom mixes. Both types of rations performed extremely well, and below are some of the results. Well done [...]
The team at Reid Stockfeeds would like to congratulate our beef customers on their recent successes at the Royal Melbourne Show. The cattle were prepared and presented wonderfully, and are a real credit to the breeders. […]
Congratulations are in order for the following customers of Reid Stockfeeds who claimed blue ribbon awards at this year’s Royal Melbourne Show. In particular a fantastic effort by the Hayes family of Stanhope who took out all three divisions for the Illawarra breed; champion, intermediate and reserve junior, and to R&K Anderson of Drouin West [...]