Sale supports hospital appeal
The second Good Friday Appeal charity sheep sale was held on Friday, with nearly $16000 raised for the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne.
Sheep producers will be able to contribute to the annual fundraiser for the Royal Children’s Hospital at Shepparton Regional Saleyards this Friday.
After 25 years in the business, Witherswood Angus owners John and Joan Woodruff will close the gates for the last time early next year, saying goodbye to their Taminick stud and its legacy.
The third stage of the Euroa Saleyards redevelopment could be completed under a future Coalition government, the National Party has promised.
Research organisation MerinoLink is restructuring in line with changing research and extension demands.
Intensifying poor conditions across many of Australia’s key sheep production areas have seen a significant upward revision of sheep slaughter forecasts for 2018.
Mooroopna farmer and livestock agent Craig Cox had just delivered twins from a Holstein heifer, when he thought she was behaving suspiciously like she had one more to give up.
It is a new requirement that anyone selling livestock must include the Property Identification Code (PIC) of the property at which the livestock are kept in any advertisement for the sale of those livestock.
At this time of year an outbreak of milk fever or hypocalcaemia could be expected and may only become apparent by the confronting sight of dead and dying sheep, especially after feeding grain for a prolonged period.
Electronic sheep tags will be available to Victorian producers from 55¢ next year, with the tags to remain the cheapest in the country.
A total of 22 rams were sold at Hynam Poll Dorset Stud’s inaugural on-farm sale, with an average price of $1204.
The crippling drought scorching farmland across eastern Australia has failed to sap the overall value of the nation’s agriculture sector.
If you are looking for a top White Suffolk ram, Katandra will be the place to be on October 3.
After a push to ban live sheep exports failed, the Federal Government has put the heat back on Labor to pass draft laws beefing up penalties for cruelty.
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