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Pipkorn clearing sale

A collection for the serious collector. Elders Horsham, in conjunction with AuctionsPlus are pleased to present this incredible former collector’s farm clearance sale. About the…

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Elders judges and breeder gather around the champion sheep

Elders at Queensland State Sheep Show

After a full day of Merino sheep and wool judging, the dust has settled on the 2021 Queensland State Sheep Show held in Longreach today.…

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Managing mice coming up to planting

Overrun with mice? Elders agronomist Emily Young has some simple tips for growers as they plant winter crops with high mice populations. Monitor paddocks Check…

Cropping, Farm Supplies, Latest News

Pre-calving and pre-lambing nutrition for ewes and cows

Now is an important time for breeders to carefully manage nutrition to to ensure less difficulties with lambing/calving, lower mortality rates, and ultimately higher marking…

Animal Health, Cattle, Farm Supplies, Latest News, Sheep

Optimise conception rates with Blueprint® Lift

Correct management of stock prior to joining has a large influence on the conception rates of your flock. Ewe nutrition is key to joining success.…

Animal Health, Latest News, Sheep


Monitoring worm burdens in cattle

Monitoring worm burdens through worm egg count tests in cattle following the recent break in the season. Recent rainfall and warmer conditions means that worm…

Animal Health, Cattle, Latest News, Seasons, Tech Services


Keep your eyes on this

A short summary of key factors to keep an eye on in red meat markets during the 2021 season. Cattle Market Global cattle vs domestic…

Cattle, Latest News, Seasons, Sheep, Tech Services, Wool

New malt barley variety accredited

Alestar has just been accredited by Barley Australia today but growers like Mark Humphrey were already planning to sow hundreds of hectares to the new…

Agronomy, Cropping, Latest News


Water trading update week ending 10 February 2021

Widespread moderate rainfall totals were recorded across the south-east and central Murray-Darling Basin. Daily rainfall totals in excess of 100 mm were recorded in north-east…

Corporate, Latest News, Water trading

Agility and agent relationships the secret of Smith’s trading success

The Smiths of Tambo Crossing have reshaped their farm business and nothing, not even succession, a health crisis, drought and two bushfires, can stop them.…

Cattle, Latest News, Sheep

Carbon farming explained at Elders Presents online event

The rules, the practical steps and the profitability of carbon farming were explained during last night’s online Elders Presents forum. Climate Change Authority acting chief…

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Beef Australia 2021 beats the pandemic

Week-long industry event Beef Australia will go ahead next year, organisers confirmed today, securing Elders’ role as Major Sponsoring Partner. Beef Australia will run in Rockhampton from May 2 to 8 in…

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