Violet Hills Charolais
The Jenkins family would like to welcome you to our web site. We hope it will give you an understanding of our breeding programme.
Daryl, Kaye and Sean are the principles of Violet Hills Charolais. Our daughter, Kirsty, has her own herd of Charolais/Red Angus composite cattle as well as helping with the stud. She is also busy with two lovely little daughters.
With our cattle we have concentrated on easy care cattle, with particular emphasis on an early maturity pattern, performance on grass and an ability to produce quality carcases at a young age.
This has resulted in us having to rely on producing our own stud sires that will meet our standards.
9th May 2016At our on property sale on the 5th May 32 bulls sold for an average of $5314.00 with a top price of $9000.00. The top priced bull was Lot 8, Violet Hills Kalangadoo who was purchased by Rogers and Summerell of Bega for the production of grass fed tr... more details
29th Feb 20162016 Violet Hills Charolais 2nd Southern Sale, Yea 24th February 2016. Violet Hills had a complete clearance at our 2nd Southern Bull Sale held at Yea livestock selling centre. The 32 bulls averaged $4890.00 with a top price of $8000.00 being paid ... more details
30th Jul 2015Violet Hills entered two teams, by two individual bulls, of purebred steers in the 2014/15 trial. Both teams were out of heifers and were not suitable to be kept as bulls. In other words, they were the bottom of the crop! After 100 days on grass the... more details