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Bar 5 Canada.

Bar 5 is one of the most successful and unique cattle operations.  Based in Canada.  Created on 26th August, 1969 by cattlemen who had a vision.  The Bar 5 membership number #765 hangs in the doorway of the Bar 5 Office.  It carries the signature of President Mr Travis Smith …

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Skysight Aerial Photography visits Ten-Rose International Simmental

Thanks to Ido Segev (World Champion Aerobatic Pilot & European Extreme Flight Champion) and Kieran Barrett (Master Photographer and Videographer) for visiting Ten-Rose. These two talented young men did a world class job of capturing the business.  Click photo for more info.  Ido Segev did a marvellous job of flying …

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Calving during the day.

Several current research papers from around the world have indicated that feeding heifers and cows near dusk can result in 80% plus calving during the day. The key is the digestive and temperature that cows experience pre calving. This is really applicable to heifers who need watching with first calf.

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Prospect Hill Bankroll 345B. New bull from Canada.

Introducing PHS Bankroll 345B.  New Simmental Fleckvieh bull to arrive in Australia.  The bull sold for $16,000 at the PHS Dispersal sale via Bar 5 Simmental Canada.  The sire Sibelle Dirty Harry sold for $35,000.  The dam PHS Yuma by BLI Warlord is a moderate honest type of cow with …

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Country Wide ABC.

Laura Poole (ABC rural radio) over this morning to interview us on Simmental Fleckvieh. Airing Wed 2nd Sept. 12:00, several topics are covered that include use of the cattle, the breed, types and traits.  Photo of Laura (Twitter) with her own cattle.  Thanks for the visit.

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Craig Martin President and Councillor of New Zealand Simmental.

Very sad time to hear of the loss of Craig Martin.  Simmental breeder of Martin Farms New Zealand.  Based at Wakefield and Moutere properties, Nelson.  Craig farmed Simmental with his brother Richard.  They bred moderate framed, early maturing cattle with high fertility for the commercial cattlemen.  Craig also dabbled in …


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