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Auctioneer for every season chalks up 50 years

Wycheproof auctioneer Kevin Thompson has just chalked up 50 years with Elders but it still feels like grand final day every time he stands at…

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Oats and sorghum combination hit weight-gain sweet spot

Combining new rust-resistant forage oat varieties with staged grazing of sweet forage sorghum is helping livestock producers hit the sweet spot of palatability and fibre…

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Mice plague slices a third off central Queensland crops

A mice plague has arrived in central Queensland and is set to slash yields by a third according to agronomists, worsening the prospects for farmers…

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Elders enters Wagyu Genetics market

On February 10, Elders will host the first Wagyu genetics sales of the year via online marketplace AuctionsPlus. The inaugural sale heads a comprehensive program…

Livestock, Media Releases

Elders Yea January weaner sale bigger and glossier than last year

The Elders Yea 34th Annual Blue Ribbon Weaner Sale on January 8th will be 20 per cent bigger than last year’s and agents say the…

Livestock, Media Releases

Weaning cattle and sheep to conserve feed and condition

Graziers are being urged to wean lambs and calves onto high-quality diets now to make the most of feed on offer and arrest falls in…

Livestock, Media Releases

Twice a year shearing breakthrough and wool clipping pregnancy test

Pregnant Merino ewes that are shorn twice a year spend more time grazing, put on more weight and are likely to have healthier lambs with…

Media Releases, Wool

Award win for up and coming Elders Mt Gambier auctioneer

Ben Gregory grew up on a small Adelaide Hills property but is today an award-winning livestock auctioneer in Mt Gambier after seizing the opportunity to…

Livestock, Media Releases

Kill-all no cure-all for fall armyworm

Australia’s voracious new pest, the fall armyworm, is rapidly spreading south and a leading front-line industry advisor says while drastic extermination measures often fail, a…

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Elders give back to Buy From The Bush

Buy From The Bush has a new home base in Dubbo, NSW, thanks to the support of Elders. Identified as the “marketplace for Australian bush…

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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, Media Releases

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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