Last Updated: January 28, 2015

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News Queensalnd feedlot earns support

A LIVE export facility in North Queensland with the capacity to handle 28,000 cattle has been given the green light by Townsville City Council.

Fast breeder reaction

LIVESTOCK: Wodonga Weaner Sale
THE importance of female cattle in coming seasons is highlighted by the latest Australian beef outlook.

Online creates opportunity

AuctionsPlus sale Camperdown
PRODUCERS were keen to take advantage of higher beef prices through AuctionsPlus sales last week.

Processors under fire

Weaner, Cattle Sales. Hamilton Dairy Week, Schultz Sisters. Terang
PRODUCERS have raised concerns that cattle processors are not paying fair farmgate prices.

Beef projections released

Wodonga cattle sale - 9.2.2015
THE Australian cattle industry is set for some major adjustments this year.

Great Scot, it’s genes that count

Alto Angus Stud Beef Feature
RETURNING native Scottish Angus genetics to Australia is at the forefront of the Howley family’s stud operation.

Annual cup Forget running of the bulls

Compass Cup
SPAIN may be world-famous for its Running of the Bulls but in Adelaide’s south it’s the annual cow race that has locals excited.

Holy cow it’s a world record

Holy cow it’s a world record
TOYSTORY was a hulking 1200kg black and white beast with an ornery temperament and more than 500,000 kids.

Creditors angry over feedlot’s bills

 FeaturesBCM07-11-2006 Fedding time!. Wagyu Cattle at the Rodgers Creek Feedlot (25km west of Warwick) which contains 50,000 ...
A FAMILY-RUN Wimmera feedlot has overdue debts totalling hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Buyers return to Merridale Angus

Merridale Angus Stud
YOU have to be doing something right if your customers have been around to see your kids grow up.

Super Herefords tick all boxes

STUD Beef Feature Glendan Park
GLENDAN Park Herefords have made a lot of headlines in recent years.

Beef market sizzles

LIVESTOCK: Wodonga Weaner Sale
CATTLE prices have surged to record-breaking levels.

Cow market makes history

Wodonga Weaner Sale
THE cow market is recording price gains never witnessed before.

Fears of feeder ‘frenzy’

Casterton Weaner Cattle Sale. Dairy Week, Schultz Sisters. Terang
THE price for high quality feeder cattle could reach 300c/kg.

Keeping watch of prices

LIVESTOCK: Wodonga Weaner Sale
NORTH East cattle producer Frank McCormack has many decades history of watching cattle prices.

No real beef about rises

 Harvey Beef carcases in a chiller at their factory in Western Australia.
MARGINS for beef processors will be tight as they pay higher prices for stock.

Gippsland farmers serve top meat

NEWS Gippsland Natural
FARMERS from across Victoria are serving up some of their finest meat at the Australian Open.

Bull sales to reap benefits

STUD BEEF Welcome Swallow Angus, Tatong. Jim and Suzy Martin, stud managers and Brett Walker, livestock manager.
THE beef price hike can only be positive for the upcoming autumn bull selling season.

Charging towards a mighty year

STUD Beef Feature Glendan Park
ALL market signals are pointing to a positive year for the cattle industry.

Agriculture Drought has cattle farmers battling

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FAR Northern graziers’ eyes will be on the skies as they wait for rainfall predicted in the interior this week.

Drought Drought heartache bites deep

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FAR Northern farmers are facing heartbreaking decisions as drought continues to plague the interior.

Beef prices hit 18-year record

Weaner, Cattle Sales. Hamilton Dairy Week, Schultz Sisters. Terang
RECORD beef prices have arrived.

Cattle prices on the move

Wodonga Weaner Sale
CATTLE producers are re­joicing after one of the best weeks in the industry for years.

How high can we go?

Hamilton weaner calf sales 2015
IT HAS been a big week for cattle, with the market taking strides towards the record money being predicted for beef.

Learning to pass muster

Murk Schoen and Kate Boardman, from Corowa, NSW
THERE’S much more to learn at the Angus Youth Roundup than simply how to lead a cow.

High times at Mitta Mitta

Cattleman's Cup 2015, Mitta Mitta
THOUSANDS of high country enthusiasts got down and dirty over the weekend at the Mountain Cattlemen’s Get Together, this year held at Mitta Mitta.

Home school farce

Hand Rasied in Classroom

SPECIAL REPORT: UP to 20,000 children are being ­illegally home schooled in Victoria.

Rhiann makes dad proud

Rhiann makes dad proud

RHIANN O’Donnell has been a fixture around the Mildura West Cricket Club since an early age.

Sustainability a key to NAB lending

Sustainability a key to NAB lending

NATIONAL Australia Bank will place more emphasis on sustainable business practices when lending money to farmers.

Hands-free without a hitch

Hands-free without a hitch

JOHN Deere’s fully automated three-point linkage connection system has earned it a SIMA Innovation Award.

Twins all fired up

 Twin sisters Sally and Kerry Reiners 22yrs have been abseling out of hovering helicopters as part of DSE rappellers training...

GROWING up on a farm in Corryong, twins Kerryanne and Sally Reiners lived a girl’s own adventure.