July 5, 2016

Above: Barana stud principal Peter Cook and buyers David Wirth and Nick Cave, “Glengarry”, Glen Elgin, with the top-priced bull, Barana Latimer, who sold for $13,000 in the stud's 16 annual on-property sale.

STRONG bidding from commercial producers in four states pushed...

June 22, 2016

Read the Full Western Magazine article here:

Barana Stud principle Peter Cook has worked hard over the past 36 years breeding and showing Simmentals to reinforce Barana’s reputation with comme...

July 3, 2015

"BULLS at Barana Simmentals annual on-property sale reached a high of $17,500 yesterday.


The sale, held at Peter and Charmaine Cook's Coolah property, was attended by both new and repeat clients from across NSW with enquiry also coming from Queensland.


Topping the sale...

July 2, 2015

Barana Reaches $17,500 High 

Barana Simmentals 15th Annual on farm sale held on July 2nd, achieved a pleasing result with bulls selling to an average of $5,606 and achieving a top price of $17,500 for Lot 1 Barana Juryman [Polled]....

July 3, 2014


Peter & Charmaine Cook, Barana Simmentals, Coolah, celebrated their 14th Annual On-Property Sale with a solid result, selling 39 of 40 bulls and 18 of 19 females.

Bulls sold to a top of $9500 and averaged $4769, while the stud & commercial female offering topped at...

May 2, 2014

Courtesy of the Coolah Veterinary Clinic

September is the month for:
· Bull Testing
· Vibrio Vaccination of Bulls
· Trisolfen Purchases
· Mare Pre-breeding Examinations

Nowadays at a lot of bull sales the vendors will describe some of the presale...

August 1, 2013

A Simmental bull sired by Barana Demerius [P] has outclassed an impressive line-up of 50 entries across 10 breeds to collect top honours.

Sixpence Park Gambler bred by the Martin family of Tenterfield took out Supreme Beef Exhibit at the 2013 Casino Beef Week.


July 3, 2013

Top price bull Barana Gulliver G207 pictured 

By Rebecca Sharpe The Land

QUEENSLAND buyers were a strong force at Barana Simmental stud’s 13th annual on-property sale last Friday, where bulls reached a top of $9000 twice.

Stud principals Peter and Charmaine Coo...

June 6, 2013

Thursday 30th May saw the Barana Black Simmental stud dispersed. A sad moment in the Black Simmental breed but an exciting opportunity for other breeders to gain access to the Barana genetics.

Thursday 30th May saw the Barana Black Simmental stud dispersed. A sad mome...

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