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Cattle update – June 2022

At a glance Cattle prices find support amid a low point for supply. Signs in the northern cattle market point towards higher supply come July…

Cattle

Nathan Saunders – adding value for dairy farmers

Livestock Production Advisor Nathan Saunders is far from a one trick pony. With Scottsdale, Tasmania his home, Nathan gets to enjoy all that Tasmania has…

Careers, Cattle, Livestock

Optimising reproductive performance in stock

Trace mineral supplementation as a nutritional strategy is an important economic decision for cattle and sheep operations. All minerals, and in particular phosphorus, directly raise…

Animal Health, Cattle, Seasons, Sheep

Why weigh this winter

Mother Nature can throw anything at southern Australian livestock producers during winter. Big rains and long stretches of cold, overcast days can lead to pugged…

Animal Health, Cattle, Seasons, Tech Services

Drench resistant parasites are a concern

When it comes to cattle, most producers are unaware that anthelmintic resistance in cattle is now a real concern. Anthelmintic resistance is a genetic trait…

Animal Health, Cattle, Seasons

Cattle update – late May 2022

At a glance Supply of medium and heavy weight cattle set to tighten as prices rise heading into winter. Overall demand for beef cattle remains…

Cattle

Dairy dry off – the time to plan

The dry off for spring calving dairy cows is just around the corner. Many producers are looking forward to a few sleep-ins, holidays with the…

Animal Health, Cattle

Cattle update – May 2022

At a glance Cattle prices soften slightly but remain well above levels a year ago. Demand for female cattle remains high in Victoria buoyed by…

Cattle

Cattle update – April 2022

At a glance Trade and medium steer prices remain firm, finding support early in April as numbers tighten. Cold fronts to begin from 18 April…

Cattle

Stud Stock update – March 2022

March was a busy month for Elders Stud Stock team with several key sales taking place across Australia. In this edition of the Stud Stock…

Cattle

Rebuilding Ridley capitalises as restocker demand continues

Livestock prices continue to captivate producers around the country. National trade steer prices continue to trend upwards at 21.5 per cent higher than the same…

Cattle, Financial Services

Cattle update – March 2022

At a glance South Australian stud stock season is well underway and bull prices have followed commercial beef prices higher, the Elders SA Stud Stock…

Cattle