He is 78 and still visits his clients in Western Australia, South Australia, Queensland and Victoria.
Managing a livestock business in western Queensland is a significant undertaking, but new technology could help ease the tyranny of distance for producers.
A free trade deal with affluent Europe might take many years to complete, but it will critical for Australian meat producers
AUSTRALIAN Wool Innovation (AWI) chiefs are doubtful shareholders of Graziers' Investment Company (GIC) will receive a slice of the dormant company’s $20 million bank balance once liquidation is finalised.
The Australian sheepmeat industry is campaigning United Kingdom to remove country-specific tariff quotas which have given New Zealand (NZ) a $500 million trade leg-up annually for the past four decades.
Wethers from Beaconsfield, north of Ilfracombe, have won the Thomas family a number of prizes in the 2017 Longreach Show wether trial.
Major supermarkets’ decision to discount lamb cuts as high as 30 per cent recently has left small butchers reeling, as independent owners struggle to pass on the extraordinary saleyard prices.
When Ian Cullen called for help to destroy wild dogs that were killing his sheep more than 70 willing people rushed to the scene.
Well before the millions of dollars spent on exclusion fencing have had time to have an effect, quality Merino fleeces were creating a buzz at the Longreach show.