Last Updated: April 18, 2015

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Ballarat, April 17: Prices up

HEIFERS of all weights have finally made close to what they are worth, according to vendors at Ballarat today.

Wodonga, April 16: Numbers drop

Wodonga store cattle sale 16.4.2015
TALK of rain in the next couple of days halved the yarding of cattle at the Wodonga sale today.

Leongatha, April 16: 3000 yarded

Leongatha, April 16: 3000 yarded
PRICES for yearling steers hit 275c/kg at the Leongatha store sale today.

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Latest livestock sales
THIS week’s cattle and dairy sale dates.

SHEPPARTON DISPERSAL Shepparton, April 10: Demand high

Shepparton Dairy Sale
FRESH calved cows sold to the strongest demand at Shepparton today.

Yea, April 10: Six buyers dominate

Yea, April 10: Six buyers dominate
LIGHTWEIGHT steers sold up to 290c/kg at the Yea store sale today, where 1379 ­cattle were yarded.

Colac, April 10: Feedlots push prices

Colac store sale 10.4.15
FEEDLOTS lead the bidding at Colac today, pushing prices 10-15 cents a kilogram higher than last month.

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Wodonga cattle sale
THIS week’s cattle and dairy sale dates.

Leongatha, April 2: Prices positive

Leongatha Store Sale
PRICES remained strong despite a small yarding of 400 cattle at Leongatha’s store sale today.

Euroa, April 1: Sellers reassured

Euroa, April 1: Sellers reassured
CATTLE prices stayed solid at Euroa’s store cattle sale today.

Latest livestock sales

Latest livestock sales
THIS week’s cattle and sheep sale dates.

Paringa, March 31: $7500 top

Paringa Bull Sale
BULLS sold to a top of $7500 at Tom and Olivia Lawsons’ Paringa Livestock bull sale at Yea today.

Lawsons, March 27: $20,000 top

LIVESTOCK: Lawsons Angus Bull Sale
BULLS sold to a top of $20,000 at the Lawsons Angus bull sale at Glenburn today.

Wycheproof, Mar 27: 7000 yarded

Wycheproof, Mar 27: 7000 yarded
JUST under 7000 sheep were yarded at the Wycheproof special store sale today.

Warrnambool, March 27: 1900 yarded

Warrnambool sale
WARRNAMBOOL agents yarded more than 1900 store cattle last week.

Wodonga, March 26: Mixed prices

Wodonga cattle sale
TODAY’S Wodonga cattle market today was mixed in quality and prices.

Powranna, March 26: Firm rates

Cattle sale
WEANER calves sold to firm rates at last week’s second Roberts Pty Ltd sale at Powranna in Tasmania.

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Wycheproof store sheep sale, January 30, 2015
THIS week’s cattle and sheep sale dates.

Irelands Angus, Mar 20: $105k top

Irelands Angus, Mar 20: $105k top
UPDATE: A COMMERCIAL buyer has paid $105,000 for an Angus bull near Wagga Wagga today.

Shepparton, March 20: $5000 top

Shepparton, March 20: $5000 top
HOLSTEINS sold to a top of $5000 at a Shepparton dispersal today.

Heyfield, March 20: Steers to $1250

Heyfield, March 20: Steers to $1250
HEAVY steers sold to a top of $1250 at Heyfield’s annual autumn sale today.

Wodonga, Mar 19: Buyers cautious

Wodonga, Mar 19: Buyers cautious
STEERS sold to 250c/kg but females were harder to clear at Wodonga’s NVLX sale today.

Jarobee, March 19: $7500 top

Jarobee, March 19: $7500 top
LOCAL support pushed prices to $7500 at the Jarobee Angus sale near Beechworth today.

Powranna, March 19: Prices down

Powranna, March 19: Prices down
A LACK of mainland buyers dampened the prices of the second Powranna in Tasmania weaner sale today.

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Ballarat store cattle sale
THIS week’s cattle and dairy sale dates.

Warragul, March 17: $10,000 top

Warragul, March 17: $10,000 top
A THREE-month-old heifer was the highest priced animal at the Leading Edge Genetics Sale in Warragul.

Mt Gambier, Mar 13: Cattle dearer

Mt Gambier, Mar 13: Cattle dearer
ALMOST 3000 steers, heifers and cows with calves were sold to local and interstate demand at Mount Gambier today.

DAIRY SALE Colac, March 13: Subdued prices

Colac dairy heifer sale 13.3.15
PRICES were subdued for secondary lines of joined dairy heifers at Colac today.

Merridale, March 13: $15,000 top

Merridale, March 13: $15,000 top
MERRIDALE Angus Stud at Tennyson increased its average bull price by more than $1500 at its annual sale today.

DISPERSAL SALES Shepparton, Mar 12-13: Demand up

Dairy Dispersal
BUYERS came from NSW and all over Victoria to push prices to $7400 at a multivendor sale at Shepparton.

Powranna, March 12: Prices up

Cattle sale
WEANER steers sold to a top of $960 at the first of the Tasmanian calf sales for the season.

Senate split on gun laws

 Potato growers rally together near Ballarat. Bridget McKenzie Nationals Senator for Victoria.

A SPLIT has emerged in the traditionally bipartisan approach to Australia’s gun control laws.

Pyramid Hill turns 125

Pyramid Hill premiership players

ONLY four men can now claim they are part of Pyramid Hill’s premiership history.

Lake Bolac Grain Storage for sale

 West Wimmera Harvest. Unloading wheat at the Laharum Grain Storage site

A FARMER-owned grain storage facility at Lake Bolac is up for sale.

Handler’s in the mix

Wimmera Machinery Field Days. Dairy Week, Schultz Sisters. Terang

THE Handler batch mixer is becoming a popular choice for farmers looking for a thorough mix in quick time.

Blooded for a fight

COUNTRY LIVING: Kellie Lovick at home in Merrijig

KELLIE Lovick is continuing her family’s High Country grazing connection.

Going native one step at a time

Jindi Farm Bush Foods

LESLIE Smith wanders through her farm at Jindivick in Gippsland with daughter Leila.