US ag economist talks beef supply chain coordination.
LIVESTOCK owners are reminded they must comply with NSW cattle tick biosecurity regulations when crossing the border from Queensland.
The Westech committee is calling for nominations from beef producers to take part in a steer trial, based in Barcaldine, to start on February 6, 2017, and conclude with a lunch and the presentation of information at the Westech Field Days in September.
IF you are in the red meat business, it seems you are also in the business of world event monitoring, social value tracking and, quite frankly, keeping up with fashion.
Although there has been a barrage of new technology applied to the trucks moving livestock around the country – ABS braking, stability controls and air suspension are some – the Australian Livestock and Rural Transporters Association executive director Matthew Munro believes that old is sometimes the best in the bush.
A scorching hot day at the Dalrymple Saleyards cooked up a perfect storm of selling action during the 15th annual MAGS Droughtmaster Sale in Charters Towers on Friday.
The Clermont Saleyards will play host to the second annual Clermont Santa Gertrudis Bull Sale on Tuesday November 29 from 11am with 69 of the breeds best bulls certain to draw a lot of interest from prospective buyers.
The Cream of the crop sale achieved an 85 percent clearance, with the top priced cow and calf unit selling for $10,000.
The Titmarsh family, Condamine, were rewarded with both top and second top price accolades at the Roma Tropical Breeds sale on Friday.
Good competition between Queensland and NSW processors resulted in cow prices lifting 5c to 11c/kg on average at Roma prime sale on December 8.
The quality was mixed, however there were some good quality lines in the yearling and vealer classes at this week's Emerald cattle sale.