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Artesian Sale 2019

December 4, 2019

Artesian Sale 2019 | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Sale Average: $8,775.00 Top Price Lot: Yaralla Whisper Price: $14,000.00 Purchaser: RP & DL Carrington Stud

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DN Sale 2019

December 4, 2019

DN Sale 2019 | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Sale Average: $11,150.00 Top Price Lot: Yaralla Wallace Price: $50,000.00 Purchaser: Cantaur Park Pty Ltd

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DN Sale Photos

September 3, 2019

DN Sale Photos | Yaralla Droughtmasters

For the latest photos and pedigree information for our sale lots at the Droughtmaster National Sale go to our “Droughtmaster Sales” page.

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Central Queensland Carcase Classic 2019

July 29, 2019

Central Queensland Carcase Classic 2019 | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Class 2:  Pen of 3 Trade Steers or Heifers, Maximum 2 Teeth, 180 –  300kg Carcase Weight Yaralla Droughtmasters came 2nd out 21 entrants in this class.  

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2019 DN Sale Draw

July 16, 2019

2019 DN Sale Draw | Yaralla Droughtmasters

We have drawn on Day 1 lots 257 – 271.  There are 8 poll bulls, 3 scurred bulls and 4 horn bulls in our lineup.

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2018 DN SALE – Day 1, 11 September.

September 4, 2018

2018 DN SALE – Day 1, 11 September. | Yaralla Droughtmasters

For more information on our Sale Lots 11-25 please view our Droughtmaster Sales page.

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Grand Champion Pen – Beef 2018

June 28, 2018

Grand Champion Pen – Beef 2018 | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Selling our heifers at the Gracemere Saleyards.

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Beef Australia 2018

June 28, 2018

Beef Australia 2018 | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Cattle prepared at the Duaringa Station Feedlot for the Commercial Cattle Championships.    

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Beef Australia 2018 Success – Queensland Country Life Article

May 16, 2018

Beef Australia 2018 Success – Queensland Country Life Article | Yaralla Droughtmasters

https://www.queenslandcountrylife.com.au/story/5384863/yaralla-make-it-five-from-six-wins-at-beef/

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Grand Champion Pen – Beef Australia 2018 – Ruralco Commercial Cattle Championship

May 16, 2018

Grand Champion Pen – Beef Australia 2018 – Ruralco Commercial Cattle Championship | Yaralla Droughtmasters

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Grand Champion Pen – Beef Australia 2018

May 15, 2018

Grand Champion Pen – Beef Australia 2018 | Yaralla Droughtmasters

1st in Class 5 – Pen of 10 Heifers 500/640kgs, milk tooth.

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Reserve Champion Male Grain/Lot Fed Pen – Beef Australia 2018

May 15, 2018

Reserve Champion Male Grain/Lot Fed Pen – Beef Australia 2018 | Yaralla Droughtmasters

1st in Class 3 – Pen of 10 Steers 520/600kgs, milk tooth.  We also came 2nd in the same class.

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2017 Artesian Sale

October 30, 2017

2017 Artesian Sale | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Yaralla records $6175.00 average for 20 bulls with 100% clearance at the 2017 Artesian Sale, Blackall.  For more results see our Sales page.

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Introducing new sires

October 30, 2017

Introducing new sires | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Four new sires have been purchased this year.  They are Bundy Gun Steel, Medway Xavior, Cashmere Ripcurl and Rondel Unspoken.  For information see our Sires page.

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2017 Droughtmaster National Sale

September 16, 2017

2017 Droughtmaster National Sale | Yaralla Droughtmasters

We are very please with this year’s sale results.  15 bulls were sold for an average of $11,166.67 with a top price of $22,500.00 selling to the Parkinson family.  Second top of $22,000.00 ...

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DN Sale 2017

September 7, 2017

DN Sale 2017 | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Droughtmaster National Sale bulls’ scan results are now completed.  Our 15 bulls averaged 731kgs, P8 12, rib 7.9 and ema 132. For further information go to our Droughtmaster Sales page.

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2017 RNA Paddock to Palate Class 37 – Overall Winner

August 12, 2017

2017 RNA Paddock to Palate Class 37 – Overall Winner | Yaralla Droughtmasters

2017 EKKA Succes! View the full story here  

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Semen straws to WA

July 6, 2017

Semen straws to WA | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Yaralla Droughtmasters has sold 600 straws to Munda Station, WA from Yaralla Ridgeway.

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2017 RNA Paddock to Palate – Mort & Co

July 6, 2017

2017 RNA Paddock to Palate – Mort & Co | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Class 37 – 100 day export – individual weight gain – 2nd with an individual average daily gain of 3.599kgs.  Start weight of 382kgs with a final weight of 742kgs.

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2017 Droughtmaster National Sale Draw

June 28, 2017

2017 Droughtmaster National Sale Draw | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Selling Day 2 Lots 437-452.

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National Droughtmaster Bull sale average $10,933 for Yaralla

December 5, 2016

National Droughtmaster Bull sale average $10,933 for Yaralla | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Yaralla set a hefty $10,933 average for our 15 bulls at the 2016 National Droughtmaster Sale, CQLX, in September. Leading the charge for us in 2016 was the $32,000 Yaralla Rodney (H) selling to ...

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Yaralla’s record $26,000 at Artesian

December 5, 2016

Yaralla’s record $26,000 at Artesian | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Our record breaking $26,000, Yaralla 33/5 (D) with Ken and Kerry McKenzie, Yaralla Stud, Blackwater (left) with Trent McKinlay, Landmark Stud Stock Rockhampton. Our 23-month-old herd bull, which ...

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Yaralla grainfeds at Beef 2015 av $1700

June 4, 2015

Yaralla grainfeds at Beef 2015 av $1700 | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Our grand champion pen and champion grainfed steers sold for 330c/kg to return $1744. Our second place getters in class 1 sold for 317c/kg to sell for $1851 while the third place getter in class ...

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Yaralla Droughtmasters buy Winchester package

May 27, 2015

Yaralla Droughtmasters buy Winchester package | Yaralla Droughtmasters

We purchased a semen package in the high profile poll, Oasis Winchester at the recent Droughty Beef Bonaza Sale during Beef 2015. The package involved 10 straws in Winchester and we secured this ...

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Yaralla take Beef 2015 crown

May 27, 2015

Yaralla take Beef 2015 crown | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Yaralla claimed the Grand Champion Pen at the recent Beef 2015 Ruralco Commercial Cattle Championships. The Grand champions were a pen of 10 purebred milk tooth entries with an average weight of ...

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Yaralla takes Most Successful title at Beef 2015

May 27, 2015

Yaralla takes Most Successful title at Beef 2015 | Yaralla Droughtmasters

The Yaralla wins included the Grand Champion Pen, the Grand Champion Pen of Grain Fed Steers and many class wins and placings. The minor wins involved a second placing in the Export Class for Pen ...

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Yaralla steers for Beef 2015

April 22, 2015

Yaralla steers for Beef 2015 | Yaralla Droughtmasters

At the Ruralco Commercial Cattle Championships during Beef 2015 we’ll be represented by two pens (20 head) of grass fed steers and five pens (50 head) of grained steers. These seven pens are all ...

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Reserve Champion Grainfed at RNA Brisbane Royal Show

August 9, 2014

Reserve Champion Grainfed at RNA Brisbane Royal Show | Yaralla Droughtmasters

This week Ken and Kerry McKenzie, Yaralla Stud, Blackwater continued with their prize winners in the prime cattle arena taking home the Reserve Champion Pen Of Grainfed Steers at the Royal ...

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Yaralla Droughtmaster’s Grand Champion Pen – 2014 CQ Classic

July 28, 2014

Yaralla Droughtmaster’s Grand Champion Pen – 2014 CQ Classic | Yaralla Droughtmasters

The Yaralla prefix scored an impressive victory over the weekend at the hotly contested, Central Queensland Carcase Classic, in Rockhampton. Yaralla’s run started with a first and second placing ...

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New sire for Yaralla Droughtmasters

November 13, 2013

New sire for Yaralla Droughtmasters | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Medway Talaroo purchased by us at the 2013 Artesian Sale, Blackall for an equal top price $7500. He’s a 27-month-old dehorned son of Medway Playfull weighing 780kgand bred by Hastings and Sandra ...

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Droughtmasters dominate Beef 2012

August 29, 2013

Droughtmasters dominate Beef 2012 | Yaralla Droughtmasters

Ken and Kerry McKenzie, Yaralla Droughtmasters dominated the championship awards at the prestigious Beef Australia 2012 Commercial Beef Cattle Championships. From 1650 head the Yaralla pen of 10 ...

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