Opinion

Talk of the Town: The modern evolution of cattle sales

Sally Gall
By Sally Gall
June 13 2022 - 9:00pm
Balancing act - the evolution of cattle sales

Sitting back in comfort at the brand new WQLX cattle selling arena at Longreach, Queensland, last Friday, I reflected on how far the business of saleyards has come in the past 50 years.

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Sally Gall

Sally Gall

Senior journalist - Queensland Country Life/North Queensland Register

Based at Blackall, CW Qld, where I've raised a family, run Merino sheep and beef cattle, and helped develop a region - its history, tourism, education and communications.