Red from black, black from red...

Are these not wonderful pictures? Taken on the same day late 2017.

A new red calf from a black cow.

And a new black calf from a red cow.

Due to my broken ankle I had not been able to post these pictures .... the little black calf is actually our future prime bull FIDDLELEAF NEO, and the little red calf is FIDDLELEAF RED NED (whom we sold when I broke my ankle).

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OK let's get going ......

I can't actually start working until March at the earliest (I have had to relearn how to walk, gradually take weight on my left hip, and as of yesterday I stopped using crutches!). But we are starting

2021 (we survived!!!)

Wow. What a nightmare. COVID 19. Lockdowns for 16 weeks (luckily we were able to visit the farm, but under strict conditions). Almost unable to walk with my dud hip .... a battery of medical tests

BEEF WEEK Open Day was held on Sunday February 2nd 2020 at 248 McGeorge Road Gisborne.


We had numerous interested visitors, and it was amazing to have a cool pleasant day, with grass everywhere, for BEEF WEEK.