Armidale and Guyra saleyards have secured $5 million for upgrades from the Bushfire Local Economic Recovery Fund.
Paddock deals have culminated in thousands of cattle being trucked across the border in recent months.
The ag sector does not need further duplication in order to create a viable carbon farming industry according to an ag-tech leader.
Values were a tad improved for the 400-head offering at Binnaway store cattle sale last Friday on the previous August sale.
With females grazing some of the best feed in years, a secret time bomb has hit some producers across the state when it came time for calving.