Two Byrds
​Murray Grey Beef Cattle

Striving for show quality registered purebred and percentage Murray Grey cattle in Eagle Point, OR.  Our goal is to have a sustainble operation with breeding stock that is gentle and easy to keep.  All cattle registered with the American Murray Grey Association.
​Two Byrds Fantom
Purebred dark grey bull calf by Windy Acres Excaliber, the 2018 AMGA National Grand Champion Murray Grey bull.  Combined the lines of Temar Lotus, Gentle Acres Trojan, Romance, and Willalooka Pharaoh into this dynamite smoky bull. Pictured here at one month old.

Dam: VF Creme de Cocoa (Gentle Acres Trojan x MLJ Zanya)
Sire:  Windy Acres Excaliber (JB Colt 45 x Windy Acres Cleo's Romance)

Cocoa was the 2018 AMGA Reserve National Champion Murray Grey Female.

​BW 75 lbs WW TBD YW TBD

​Available for purchase after weaning.

​Two Byrds Gypsy Romance
​Two Byrds Firefly
A silver heifer calf born 01/08/19! She is built just like her 1/2 sister who was the AMGA National Champion Heifer Calf in 2018.  Gypsy is deep bodied and balanced.  I expect her to  be moderate and have excellent milk.

First calf by Sunnyridge Epic Power (HA Bentley x Sunnyridge Classie)!

Dam: Windy Acres Cleo's Romance (MLJ Zander x JB Romance Rose)


​Two Byrds Galaxy

Black bull calf born 03/11/2019

Sire: Eagles Run Just Because [AI]

Dam: JB Xclusive Monique (Eagle Rock Sensation x JB Monique Marie)


​Super friendly black bull calf with a nice shoulder. We are super excited about this guy!
Purebred Calves coming Fall 2018-Spring 2019

VF Creme de Cocoa (Gentle Acres Trojan x MLJ Zanya) x Windy Acres Excaliber (Windy Acres Cleo's Romance x JB Colt 45)
Born 11-11-18, dark grey bull calf Two Byrds Fantom

Windy Acres Cleo's Romance (JB Romance Rose x MLJ Zander) x Sunnyridge Epic Power (Sunnyridge Classie x HA Bentley)
Born 01-09-19, silver heifer calf Two Byrds Gypsy Romance

JB Xclusive Monique (JB Monique Marie x Eagle Rock Sensation) x Eagles Run Just Because (Skinner MR 96 x Skinner MISS K76)
Born 03-11-19, black bull calf Two Byrds Galaxy

​Naturally polled
​Often times beef cattle are difficult to manage because of their disposition.  Murray Greys are well known for being gentle.  Boulder's owner says that he has the disposition of a labrador.
​Not a mini by any means, these cows are typically 1000 - 1500 lbs and bulls 1800 - 2500 lbs. 
​Developed in Austrailia in 1905 - 1918 by breeding a roan Shorthorn cow with black Aberdeen Angus bulls.  The grey calves from that original cow were favored in the predominately Angus area.
Colors, ​colors, colors...
​Purebred Murray Grey cattle can range from light silver (Cleo) to black in color.  White patches above the belly disqualify purebred animals from registration.  The skin is dark (see the nose)-- which helps prevent eye and nose cancers. Cocoa here is considered Dark Grey, she also has birth marks that give her coat a dappled look.
​​​Registered Percentage Murray Grey cattle can be any color.  One parent must be registered to qualify for registration. A 7/8 Murray Grey can qualify for purebred registration if they qualify with all the color and skin requirements. Dark Chocolate is 50% Murray Grey and is a Dark Grey-- her calves will qualify for 75% registration.