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Dairy dry off – the time to plan

The dry off for spring calving dairy cows is just around the corner. Many producers are looking forward to a few sleep-ins, holidays with the…

Animal Health, Cattle


Cattle update – May 2022

At a glance Cattle prices soften slightly but remain well above levels a year ago. Demand for female cattle remains high in Victoria buoyed by…



Cattle update – April 2022

At a glance Trade and medium steer prices remain firm, finding support early in April as numbers tighten. Cold fronts to begin from 18 April…



Stud Stock update – March 2022

March was a busy month for Elders Stud Stock team with several key sales taking place across Australia. In this edition of the Stud Stock…



Rebuilding Ridley capitalises as restocker demand continues

Livestock prices continue to captivate producers around the country. National trade steer prices continue to trend upwards at 21.5 per cent higher than the same…

Cattle, Financial Services


Cattle update – March 2022

At a glance South Australian stud stock season is well underway and bull prices have followed commercial beef prices higher, the Elders SA Stud Stock…



Worms growing increasingly resistant to parasiticides

Studies show infected cattle under perform by 7.4 per cent (pc) in average daily weight gain1 and can have 5.4 pc lower feed intake1. Dr…

Animal Health, Cattle, Seasons


Five compelling reasons to weigh cattle this autumn

As autumn sets in, and daylight hours become shorter, now is the time to prepare your livestock for the upcoming winter to ensure they maintain…

Cattle, Seasons, Tech Services


Weaner cattle – is your drench doing its job?

A recent scientific article in the Australian Cattle Veterinarians (ACV) journal highlighted the need to check that your weaner drench is effective. Drench resistance is…

Animal Health, Cattle, Seasons


Cattle market – February update

At a glance Little variance between steer and heifer prices points to a high level of confidence from buyers as the wet summer rolls on.…



Elders for International Dairy Week 2022

Elders is pleased to sign on as a Diamond sponsor for the biggest dairy event in Australia International Dairy Week 2022 (IDW). The event will…



Cattle market – December update

At a glance National trade steer prices firmed slightly to 539 c/kg lwt but increased supply is expected over the coming six weeks. Flooding in…