KATE DOWLER NEVILLE and Florence Young will offer 150 mixed-sex Herefords and 230 Angus and black baldy mixed-sex weaners.
KATE DOWLER DAVID and Olwyn Lyons of Melville Park at Vasey will wean all of their calves before next month.
NICOLA BELL EACH year Michael and Sue Spagnolo top the Elders Blue Ribbon weaner sale at Yea.
KATE DOWLER AFTER weaning all his calves in mid-December, Geoff Notman said he had been “surprised” at their weights.
NICOLA BELL HEAVIER calves are expected at the North East weaner sales next month.
CHRIS McLENNAN CAMPASPE Shire councillors have approved a permit to allow an Echuca farmer to keep operating his beef fattening enterprise.
ROB HARRIS MOUNTAIN cattlemen say rational discussion about alpine grazing’ has “gone out the window”.
KATE DOWLER and FIONA MYERS NEW Year weaner cattle sellers’ hopes for good prices were buoyed by strong sales across southern Australia last week.
KATE DOWLER and NICOLA BELL ABOUT 75,000 weaner calves are expected to go under the hammer in the southeast next month.
KATE DOWLER A COMPANY director has been found guilty of cruelty to a bull in the Warrnambool Magistrates Court.
AUSTRALIAN beef exports were slightly lower last month.
JENNY KELLY IF FARMERS want to maximise weaner calves’ buyer competition they may have to consider a pasture-fed declaration.
FIONA MYERS THE power in the beef market will shift from processor to producer in the new year.
PETER HEMPHILL A SLOWDOWN in Russian beef imports is likely to have a flow-on effect for Australian sales to China and Saudi Arabia.
THE Cattle Council is calling for beef producers to air their concerns about the language used to describe beef.
NICOLA BELL BEEF imports into China continue to rise.
KATE DOWLER VICTORIAN weaner-calf sellers have pinned their hopes on northern rain to boost demand ahead of the annual calf sales.
JENNY KELLY PROMISING and worrying were the two interpretations of last week’s special store cattle sales at Euroa.
COMMODITY MARKETS Rabobank tips live cattle boost
PETER HEMPHILL A BUOYANT live cattle trade is expected to be one of the bright lights of global agricultural markets in 2015.
JENNY KELLY THE dry weather continues to distort price trends for cattle.
AAP A VICTORIAN man has died in hospital after being hit by a runaway cow earlier this month.
SHANNON TWOMEY WELCOME Swallow stud figured it out quickly — literally.
JAMES WAGSTAFF MUCH has been written and said about China’s growing appetite for Australian red meat.
NICOLA BELL PARINGA Livestock is different from the rest.
NICOLA BELL THE Lawson family’s Paringa Livestock stud is keeping ahead of the pack. Read their story in STUD Beef magazine, free in The Weekly Times tomorrow.
AN extra one million tonnes of grain in GrainCorp storages has been transported by rail during the past year.