Confidence in the northern beef industry brought Jim and Libby Litchfield and family to hold their inaugural Hazeldean Senegus and Angus Bull sale at Gracemere last Tuesday.
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.
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
Restockers are driving the cattle market more than ever, now paying a premium over processors of just under 50 cents a kilogram carcase weight.
A feature of the regular store cattle sale at Wodonga was the offering of the complete dispersal of the Angus herd on account EC Seidel and Co, “Buckingbong”, Narrandera.
SIMPLE practices like having a detailed business plan and good corporate governance could go a long way to overcoming some of the roadblocks to elusive equity in the beef game.
Key insights about current international market trends and how Australian red meat is positioned in the global marketplace will feature at Meat and Livestock Australia's annual general meeting.
RECORDS were falling fast at the Northern Victorian Livestock Exchange (NVLX) yesterday when local agents sold 3000 head at the monthly store sale.
FOR more than 80 years and through three generations, the Paspaley family has blazed new trails in the pearling industry.