Last Updated: August 21, 2014

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Ballarat, Aug 15: Steers prices rise

Ballarat, Aug 15: Steers prices rise
PRICES were hot at Ballarat today where steers sold to over 250c/kg.

Tumut, Aug 13: Breeders to $1325

Tumut/Adelong cattle sale
THE wave of enthusiasm for store cattle hit Tumut in NSW today where prices were better than expected.

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Heyfield store cattle sale
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Benalla, Aug 12: $2700 top

Benalla, Aug 12: $2700 top
UPDATE: MERINO rams sold to $2700 at the North East breeders sale in Benalla today.

Mt Gambier, Aug 8: Steers firm

 The Elders team in action at the Mt Gambier store cattle sale
MT GAMBIER agents yarded 1300 cattle at their monthly store sale today.

Yea, Aug 8: Prices hot

Yea, Aug 8: Prices hot
VENDORS were impressed at today’s Yea store sale where prices were hot.

Terrick West, Aug 8: $7000 top

Terrick West, Aug 8: $7000 top
A POLL Merino ram sold to $7000 at the McGauchie family’s Terrick West sale at Prairie today.

Wodonga, Aug 6: Dramatic lift

Wodonga cattle sale
A DRAMATIC lift in confidence saw prices rise by $80 for steers at Wodonga’s store cattle sale today.

Shepparton, Aug 6: Prices vary

Shepparton, Aug 6: Prices vary
BUYERS were prepared to pay a premium to secure milk in the vat now at a Shepparton sale today.

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Warragul Dairy Sale
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Sheepvention, Aug 5: $22,000 top

Sheepvention, Hamilton
A POLL Merino ram from Pemcaw stud at Dunedoo, NSW sold for $22,000 at Sheepvention.

Euroa, Aug 1: Angus to $980

 Euroa store cattle sale June 25
A MIXED line-up of winter-affected store cattle did little to inspire buyers at Euroa today.

Heyfield, Aug 1: Prices solid

Heyfield store cattle sale
LOCAL buyers kept prices solid at Heyfield’s annual spring store cattle sale today.

Shepparton, Aug 1: $14,000 top

Shepparton, Aug 1: $14,000 top
JERSEYS have sold to $14,000 at the dispersal of the Homelands dispersal at Shepparton today.

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Wodonga cattle sale 19.6.2014
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Colac, July 25: In-calf Holsteins up

Shepparton dairy dispersal sale
HOLSTEIN heifer calves averaged $1177 at a dispersal in Colac today.

Bairnsdale, July 25: Prices rise

 Naracoorte store cattle sale. By KATE DOWLER.
PRICES were higher at the Bairnsdale store cattle sale, where about 750 cattle were yarded.

Warrnambool, July 25: Steers firm

Warrnambool monthly store cattle sale. By KATE DOWLER.
ALMOST 1000 cattle were sold at Warrnambool’s monthly store sale today.

Naracoorte, July 24: Prices even

Naracoorte, July 24: Prices even
A SMALL trading of about 600 store condition cattle attracted solid

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Warragul Dairy Sale
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Ballarat, July 18: Buyers selective

Ballarat Beef Cattle Sale
A WINTER yarding of cattle at Ballarat today meant prices were higher for some categories and lower for others.

Gundowring, July 18: $9000 top

Gundowring, July 18: $9000 top
JERSEY cows sold to $9000 at the dispersal of the Aberdeen Jersey stud near Gundowring today.

Wodonga, July 17: Low prices

Wodonga cattle sale
TALK of better prices to come was not enough to lift rates at Wodonga today.

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Warrnambool monthly store cattle sale. By KATE DOWLER.
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Warragul, July 11: $2900 top

Warragul Dairy Sale
SOUTH Gippsland buyers dominated a dispersal at Warragul today.

Yea, July 11: Females dearer

Yea, July 11: Females dearer
FEMALE cattle sold to dearer rates at Yea’s monthly store sale today.

Leongatha, July 10: Prices firm

 Leongatha store cattle sale
A SMALL yarding of cattle sold to mixed rates at Leongatha today.

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Wodonga cattle sale 19.6.2014
THIS week’s dairy and cattle sale dates.

Colac, July 7: Calves worth the wait

Colac dairy sale
THE lure of securing a Holstein heifer calf for the export market helped push up prices at a Colac dispersal today.

Wycheproof, July 4: Top sale

Wycheproof, July 4: Top sale
FIRST cross ewes sold to $187 at the Wycheproof sheep sale today where 8000 yarded.

Alpine plea to Labor

 High country cattle grazier, Charlie Lovick herding cattle on his Merrijig property near Mansfield in Victoria. Charlie has ...

VICTORIA’S mountain cattlemen are pleading for Labor to rethink its tough love stance on alpine grazing.

Picola opens its books

Country footy merger

PICOLA and District president Shane Railton says the league will continue to look at options to expand its competitions.

Cambodia eyes Aussie cattle

The announcement by Federal Government to halt live cattle export to Indonesia is going to have a negative impact on the Nort...

CAMBODIA is expected to be opened as a new market for Australian cattle.

Massey Ferguson show and tell

Massey Ferguson show and tell

NEW Massey Ferguson tractor and farm machinery ranges will be revealed at the Vision of the Future Expo.

Extra special visit to Horsham

Extra special visit to Horsham

WHEN Jerilderie-born Rosalie Ham signed up to have her book The Dressmaker made into a movie, she had a couple of clauses.

Editor’s letter: August 2014

Natalee Ward. Weekly Times. HWT staff.

IN case you’ve ever wondered how important branding is, you only have to listen to Rita Bikins from Red Rock Olive oil at Pomonal to know the truth.