Bigger Wodonga yarding attracts competition.
Tight cattle supply and graziers buying in cattle for flourishing pastures have forced the Eastern Young Cattle Indicator to a new record of 1033c/kg.
The agricultural industry is awash with stories about record prices for property and livestock, but who are the people helping create the headlines?
It was a large field of buyers that turned out to compete at the 22nd annual Dunedoo Shorthorn and combined store cattle sale on Wednesday last week.
Cows with calves hit a whopping high of $3800 a unit during the Maitland store cattle sale on Saturday.
Weaner cattle buyers are snapping up 90 per cent of the light cattle in saleyards, leaving processors with the crumbs.