Torrisdale Murray Grey

Torrisdale Sires

TORRISDALE LISBON L17    1427150017

Lot One:

Lisbon has always been one of the lookers of the mob. Phenotypically very correct he stands and moves well on strong legs and feet. He combines good depth with width and has a sires outlook. He has a nice deep silver coat the same as his dam Viscountess H8 who is a moderate framed easy doing cow.

With moderate growth and reasonable carcass EBVs Lisbon would be suitable for most breeding programmes. 


EBVs and pedigree 


TORRISDALE LAWRENCE L28    1427150028

Lot 2

Lawerence is a big later maturing bull. He is larger framed but still retains softness. He travels well on excellent feet and legs. He has length and combines that with depth. His Dam Rumba 83E is a big cow who always weans a good calf while his sire Highlight H40 has left very easy doing cattle.

Lawrence would be suited for a self replacement breeding programme over mature cows.

 


EBVs and pedigree 


Torrisdale Winton 0643     1427010643

Torrisdale Winton 0643 was a stricking calf from day 1 and is still going strong 10 years later. Used with success in the herd he also forged an impressive show record winning many accolades. A strong styly bull  showing all the carcass attributes of the breed Winton's sons have preformed across a wide variety of herds.     


EBVs and pedigree 


Torrisdale Abbot 095    1427050095

Torrisdale Abbot 095 has returned to Torrisdale and has been used over stud and commercial cows. Moderately framed and displaying great carcass attributes Abbot has a great temperament and tremendous feet and legs.  


EBVs and pedigree 


Melaleuca Entertainer E39    AUMCA E39

Melaleuca Entertainer E39 was purchased earlier this year to acquire semen for importing to New Zealand. He will be used this 2011 mating. He is a moderate, easy doing bull with heaps of presence. His carcass qualities will compliment the Torrisdale herd. Semen will be available for all countries excluding the EU and NZ.

 


 

Gnoleda Zac Z24    AUGNO Z24

Gnoleda Zac Z24 has been used with success at Torrisdale. Many of his sons have been sold and used in stud herds and commercially while his daughters are now approaching their peak years within the Torrisdale herd. While Zac has great growth EBVs his carcass data is also well above the average.   


EBVs and pedigree 


Torrisdale News

14TH ANNUAL TORRISDALE MURRAY GREY BULL SALE TO BE HELD 29 MAY 2017

Sale to be conducted via Agonline. Catalogue, videos and pictures of the sale bulls available via http://agonline.co.nz/auctions 

AI PROGRAMME FINISHED

January 05/12 - AI programme completed pre Xmas and cows now with follow up bull. At this stage looks like the take has been very good. >85%. fingers crossed that the good rate continues.

13TH ANNUAL SALE

Torrisdale Murray Grey 13th Annual Sale to be held 01 June 2016

ANOTHER FIRST IN NZ FOR TORRISDALE MURRAY GREY STUD.

June 09/12 - The Studs 9th Annual Bull Sale was successfully held in May via PGG Wrightson Agonline using the Helmsmen selling system. Last years 2011 sale was the first time a bull sale had been conducted via Agonline and this year the refinement to the Helmsmen provided added value and interest for clients and supporters.