The family synonymous with butchers in Queensland has listed one of its prestigious farming assets

first_imgThe cattle can be included in the dealIt includes the original four-bedroom homestead which has been renovated and has wide verandasThere are also managers quarters on the property and an entertainment area named “The Bull Bar’’.The family is offering to sell the existing Angus and Brangus cows and calves with the property. Big Bluff at Grevillia.ANYONE who loves their steak in southeast Queensland knows the name Purcell.Jack Purcell opened his first butcher shop in 1943 and the business soon spread. While he sold off many of the stores when he retired, his son bought the store at Northgate and continued the multi-generational business in the family name.While it’s not a butcher shop on offer this time, Paul has now listed his amazing cattle property just next to the Border Ranges for sale through Peter Douglas of Ray White Rural Queensland.The property, known as Big Bluff, is listed for offers of $1.9 million.More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North3 hours agoNew apartments released at idyllic retirement community Samford Grove Presented by Paul and his father used the property as their paddock to plate enterprise and it continues today under the third generation of the family of Adam Purcell.The property can accommodate 80 cows and calves.last_img read more

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Nwanebu named Pac-12 freshman of the week

first_imgUSC women’s volleyball freshman outside hitter Ebony Nwanebu was named Pac-12 Freshman of the Week on Monday for her performance in the Women of Troy’s season-opening Mortar Board Premier tournament victory in West Lafayette, Ind.In wins over No. 16 Purdue, No. 21 Western Kentucky and Alabama A&M, Nwanebu averaged 3.75 kills, 1.12 blocks and 4.44 points per set for the No. 4 Trojans (3-0) and was selected to the all-tournament team.Nwanebu made her presence felt in her first collegiate match with a team-high 15 kills and eight blocks in USC’s win over host Purdue. The nation’s No. 1 recruit in the class of 2013 had 20 points and hit .424 with just one error to help the Women of Troy topple the Boilermakers in four sets.In the next match against Western Kentucky, Nwanebu again led the team with 13 kills on 24 swings for a .458 hitting percentage. Nwanebu only played in the first set against Alabama A&M and had two kills on four swings.This is the sixth time that a member of the team has earned Pac-12 Freshman of the Week honors, with sophomore outside hitter Samantha Bricio winning the award five times last season.Bricio, the MVP of the Mortar Board Premier tournament, was a nominee for the Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week award after posting 25 kills, 11 digs and seven blocks over the weekend.The Women of Troy will take on TCU and Marquette during the Marquette Challenge in Milwaukee, Wis. on Friday before facing Northern Illinois on the road on Saturday. Follow us on Twitter @dailytrojanlast_img read more

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