Stan Wallace updates news from around the traps.
The Maranoa Regional Council will hold a community consultation session at the Roma Saleyards next Tuesday as anger grows over the handling of a new buyers fee.
It was a firm to slightly easier market as a smaller yarding of cattle came to hand at Nebo saleyards on October 18.
THE flow of live cattle out of north Queensland for Indonesia appears to have come to a standstill for the time being.
Export cattle eased slightly while quality restocker and trade cattle were fully firm at the October 19 Silverdale cattle sale.
There were 527 cattle yarded at Beaudesert, where feeder steers were in short supply but sold to a solid market.
A yarding of 3515 cattle came to hand at Gracemere Sale today, comprising 1750 steers, 1126 heifers, 580 cows, 32 cows and calves and 26 bulls.
Cape York Peninsula's grazing industry could support two live export cattle shipments a year, an exporter believes.