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Sheep market – October update

At a glance Yarding numbers in Victoria are lagging the rest of the country due to a late spring. Trade lamb prices have persisted at…

Livestock, Sheep

Cattle market – October update

At a glance National trade steer prices reach a new two year high of 543 c/kg lwt, 5 per cent (pc) higher than last month.…

Cattle, Livestock

Bidders, Winners and Records – September livestock update

Stud sales across the country are coming in hot this month, with buyers looking to invest in quality genetics going into 2022. We review some…

Cattle, Livestock, Sheep

Cattle market – September update

At a glance National trade steer prices reach a two year high of 527 c/kg lwt, 31 per cent (pc) higher than this time last…

Cattle, Livestock

The Power of Data on a new level, individual animal data – everyday

Tru-Test Remote Walk Over Weighing products collect individual animal data to give producers power on a whole new level. Data on every individual animal means…

Farm Supplies, Livestock, Seasons

Farming for generations to come at Boonaroo

On a unique piece of Australian farmland in the south west corner of Victoria, Shane and Jodie Foster are a shining example of some of…

Corporate, Livestock

Finishing winter strong: tips for maintaining stock into spring

With just over a month until the mornings begin to warm up and hopefully bring a change to the weather, many producers are looking at…

Livestock

Raven limousin – whole beef herd offered online as one lot

It takes dedication, hard work and quality genetics to establish a name in the stud cattle industry. Rarely does an opportunity arise where you can…

Livestock

Finalists announced: Queensland ALPA Young Auctioneers Competition

The brightest up-and-coming auctioneers in Queensland have gathered in Rockhampton this week for the annual ALPA training school, with the top 10 finalists announced on…

Careers, Livestock

Green pick: the awkward transition to winter

A season break signals the start to building the winter feedbase, but the first few weeks of green pick present an awkward time for managing…

Cattle, Livestock, Sheep

AuctionsPlus buffers agriculture from COVID

The AuctionsPlus online livestock marketing platform played a vital role in helping maintain the livestock supply chain through COVID-19 disruptions this year. Border closures and…

Livestock

Is agriculture set up to deal with treechange start ups?

Treechangers might well be reshaping communities within a stone’s throw of the big cities but is agriculture ready for them? Footscray hipster turned Romsey farmer,…

Livestock