Processor irony as labour shortage fuels further upward movement of cattle costs
Rolleston has just become the newest venue for bull sales, thanks to Acres Rural Supplies business partners Jeff and Alexandra York and Jason Simmons.
The compliment that Australia's commercial cattle producers paid Rodger and Lorena Jefferis in creating an Australian record for a single vendor beef cattle sale at their Elrose grey Brahman major reduction sale is the ultimate reward for the pair who have dedicated a lifetime to the industry.
A full clearance of bulls at Lotus Herefords stud, Pinkett via Glen Innes, recorded bids to a top of $24,000 and an average of $9113 on Thursday.
There will be a changing of the guard at Yulgilbar with Brett and Lucy Ellem stepping into the role of enterprise manager
Australia's Clare Valley is known for a lot of things. Wineries and cellar doors are often the first that spring to mind, and others might know of its growing reputation for hay. But dairy cows are not what you are likely to see.
A group of Australian dairy farmers is backing a start-up science company looking to copy their product.