Livestock Biosecurity Network Regional Manager, Rachel Gordon, is warning about the potential for Three-day Sickness to develop in cattle herds this season.
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.
THE ROLLING out of close to $100 million to upgrade key cattle roads in the north has been hailed a major step toward unlocking the potential Asia is presenting for Australian agriculture.
The Titmarsh family, Condamine, were rewarded with both top and second top price accolades at the Roma Tropical Breeds sale on Friday.
Gracmere CQLX was abuzz when the Lancefield Brahmans sale topped at $50,000 with a 100 per cent clearance.
In a case of deja vu, Wayne and Ingrid York, Karragarra, Emerald, sold the top priced bull at the Roma Tropical Breeds sale to Steven Swan and Allison Hotz, Swan Droughtmaster Stud, Moura.
CONTROVERSIAL talk of an independent Office of Animal Welfare led by a million-dollar-a-year inspector general reporting directly to the minister on issues like live exports will be put under the microscope in Canberra this week.
Although cheaper, and significantly in places compared to the month earlier market, demand for store cattle remained exceptionally keen at Ballarat on Friday