Sale action subdued
A polled cow out of a ‘‘very good imported cow family from overseas’’ topped the Fountaindale Farms Complete Dispersal Sale on Friday.
A world-first study is trialling smart technology to monitor behaviour, physiological and epigenetic changes in Merino sheep production.
Australia’s national beef cattle herd is expected to fall to its lowest level since the mid-1990s, as ongoing dry conditions persist across many key cattle production areas.
A boost of up to nine per cent in weaning weights can be achieved in steers out of Angus females simply by switching to a Hereford bull, according to new Herefords Australia research.
Providing livestock with shade and water during extreme heat is ‘‘paramount’’ according to an owner of a northern Victorian veterinary practice.
Brian and Wayne Mobbs, of High Spa Angus in Daylesford, are hoping 2019 is a kinder year to all in terms of weather and market conditions.
The Red Meat Advisory Council has announced five new members of the Sustainability Steering Group to drive implementation of the Australian Beef Sustainability Framework.
The Victorian Government has established a planning support program to assist small-scale pig and poultry producers obtain a land use planning permit under the 2018 planning reforms for animal industries.
After celebrating success at the recent Victorian Limousin On-Farm Challenge, Mistletoe Limousins is now preparing for 2019 Beef Week.
After establishing Black Diamond Speckle Park five years ago with just five females and a bull, the Macorna-based stud has gone from strength-to-strength.
Tarcombe Herefords is no stranger to Beef Week and the RASV Heifer Challenge, as the stud looks to repeat its 2017 challenge victory.
The 10th on-property sale for Rangan Charolais stud will be held on Friday, March 15, with the cattle up for sale on show as part of Beef Week 2019.
More than 5000 bulls from almost 200 studs representing a full range of British and European breeds will be on display during 2019 Beef Week, which runs from January 26 to February 3 throughout Victoria and the Riverina.
After participating in Beef Week for 12 years, Alpine Angus will take a break this year, instead hosting a beef industry update for beef producers in February.
TR has not only claimed the 2019 Southern 80, but has done so in style.
Police are currently at the scene of a possible hit-run collision that has claimed the life of a man in Murchison. Emergency services were called to Murchison-Violet Town Rd, near the intersection of Gillam Rd, after the man’s body was located by...
SEXUAL Crimes Squad detectives are investigating after a woman was sexually assaulted in Echuca this morning. Police said the woman was on Goulburn Road when the incident happened about 3.15am. An investigation has been launched and detectives are...
A toddler has died after being struck by a Ford Falcon ute outside a Tatura home last night on Sunday, 27 January. Emergency services were called to the Peter Avenue home about 6pm. The 1-year-old Tatura boy was worked on by paramedics and police...