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Milking Shorthorn Farm Signs

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“Look out for the Milking Shorthorn Sign on the Left”
What better way to give out directions to your visitors, friends and family, than with a Milking Shorthorn Farm Sign at your gate.

Introduce everyone to your farm, with your Farm Name and Family name alongside the breed we all love. 
The sign is 841 x 594mm and printed on a durable Aluminium Core. They are built to last!

To order your sign, fill out the form below or get in touch with the office. 

Single Sided - $178 excl GSTDouble Sided - $210 excl GST

Russell Joins the IRDBF Board

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The International Red Dairy Breeds Federation held its official meeting during the Mount Gambier based conference days.  News from that meeting is that two new members join the Board.  Russell Tocker of New Zealand brings young blood to the team.  Morten Hansen of Denmark brings experience of the European scene.

Left to right: Russell Tocker of New Zealand, Graeme Hamilton of Australia (Vice President), Christina Paulsen-Schlueter of Germany (President), Tanel Bulitko of Estonia, and Morten Hansen of Denmark – stepping out in unity and strength. – extract from The International Red Dairy Breeds Federation.

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Joint Judging School

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A joint Judging school is underway.
The information has been released for the remaining lower North Island schools.

Confirmed dates for the two remaining Judging Schools follow:

  • Canterbury – Wednesday 20 March – Farm of Peter Gilbert, 1648 Pole Rd, RD 6, Ashburton
  • Taranaki – Thursday 21 March – Commencing at Snowline Ayrshires, 92 Nash Rd, R D 21, Stratford then moving on to farm of Paul Vanner, 228 Rowan Rd, Hawera

Add at the bottom – All current and prospective judges are welcome, please RSVP to

Milking Shorthorn Launches Milk Bar News

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Milk Bar News

is launching as a means to connect! We will be bringing you all of the latest, greatest and future sight news that we have available about Milking Shorthorns and the New Zealand Dairy industry. If you would like to submit a story to our Milk Bar News please send it through to