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A sale with a difference on the Eyre Peninsula

Prior to 2015, sheep producers on the Eyre Peninsula had a less than ideal route to market. The trip from Elliston to the Jamestown sale…

Sheep

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

Managing the growth of ewe weaners

Elders livestock production coordinator, Rob Inglis recently unveiled the results of a trial, looking specifically at what are the long-term effects of the weight of…

Sheep

Ahead of the times at Roseville Park

Matthew and Cherie Coddington are energetic and passionate about farming and take a progressive, forward thinking approach in all that they do. Their primary business…

Sheep

Sheep market – September update

At a glance Yarding numbers on the rise as spring supply increases putting pressure on high prices. The prospect of a wet spring on top…

Sheep

The mixing bowl of sheep genetics

The best ingredients don’t translate to the best dish without input from the best chef. The same is true when it comes to choosing genetics…

Sheep

Spring shearing – it’s time to talk lousicide rotation

Elanco is encouraging animal health advisors to have the conversation about the need to adopt effective rotation programs to maintain the efficacy of all available…

Animal Health, Seasons, Sheep

Shedding light on a growing class of sheep

Shedding sheep are fast becoming one of the most in-demand classes of sheep in Australia according to recent data from AuctionsPlus. Sales data on the…

Sheep

Spring flush to set the tone for sheep markets

With spring fast approaching it is time to look at the trends in the sheep industry in 2020-21 and how they could shape the next…

Sheep

Flystrike in sheep – act now to reduce risk

The recent rainfall in most parts of Australia and rising temperatures as we head towards spring mean this season is likely to bring with it…

Sheep

Stud stock season set for a flying start in Western Australia

WA field days are just around the corner and with that marks the start of the stud ram season. State stud stock manager Tim Spicer…

Sheep

Grass tetany – how to stop the drop

Incidents of grass tetany (hypomagnesaemia) and milk fever (hypocalcaemia) are currently on the rise. “The recent abundant rain, current winter weather and feed conditions are…

Animal Health, Cattle, Sheep