The federal and state governments have said the money is on the table for the Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate Scheme but when will the funds become available.
The volatility of the Eastern Young Cattle Indicator in the past month has made it hard to provide a steady price guide for buyers.
The passage of two cold fronts will bring a string of cold mornings and cool, mostly sunny days from today into the start of next week.
Strong buying from local and a wide area ensured the success of a firm market at Binnaway store cattle sale last Friday.
John Howard has warned against watering down gun laws 25 years on from the Port Arthur massacre, but rural MPs have reminded their city counterparts that guns were an essential tool for those living on the land.