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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…

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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,…

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Pickersgill picks up Beef Australia trip

The new owner of Murranji Station and eight cattle properties sprawling across Queensland, Kevin Pickersgill, will be heading to Beef Australia 2021 in Rockhampton courtesy…

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Peeling back the layers on herd performance

Picture a crossbred heifer at weaning, tag #1839. She weighs 310 kilograms, 20kg above the average weight of her peers. She is as long as…

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Realising the potential of animal welfare for the Australian beef industry

To meet consumer expectations and ensure future profitability in Australia’s beef industry, greater focus must be placed on the continual improvement of animal welfare practices…

Livestock

Buying and selling stud stock in SA’s new normal has silver lining

Around half the on-property ram sales and “almost all” the bull sales in South Australia are now listed on online platforms, says Elders stud stock…

Livestock

Things to think about this spring: Sheep

Extreme drought and bushfires over the past 12 months have left Australian sheep flock numbers at record lows. With the spring joining and weaning season…

Farm Supplies, Livestock, Tech Services

Things to think about this spring: Cattle

Extreme drought and bushfires over the past 12 months have left Australian cattle herd numbers at record lows. With the spring calving and weaning season…

Farm Supplies, Financial Services, Livestock