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5188 Ohura Road, RD26,
                   Stratford 4396
                   Eastern Taranaki - Pohokura - Whangamomona

            MILL VALLEY


            Aaron and Amanda Harris

                ill Valley Shorthorns is in Eastern   in 2017 by purchasing five in-calf   animals to calve in the 2019 season
            MTaranaki, Pohokura, 50kms east   heifers from Orena and Corsock/  with the first due mid-August.
            of Stratford near Whangamomona.   Colvend and five in-calf cows from   Alongside our Shorthorn and
            We have been farming in the area for   Raupuha. We were grateful to then   commercial cattle, we also run about
            eight years with our two daughters,   have the opportunity to purchase   900 ewes, including a small Wiltshire
            Ruby (7) and Lucy (4). Having    Waimai cows from Helen and the late   sheep stud. These lambs are recorded
            both grown up on sheep and beef   John Reeves. It is a real honour to be   and the majority of the rams sold as
            properties, farming is something that   able to continue their bloodlines into   2ths.
            we are really passionate about.  the next generation of NZ Shorthorns.
            The Mill Valley Shorthorn stud started   Currently we now have 24 stud

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