Livestock - Elders Rural Services

Opportunities abound for the next generation in agriculture

As a southwest Western Australian local, Georgia Adams has spent her life amongst livestock. She has fond memories of helping her dad on their mixed…

Careers, Livestock


Nathan Saunders – adding value for dairy farmers

Livestock Production Advisor Nathan Saunders is far from a one trick pony. With Scottsdale, Tasmania his home, Nathan gets to enjoy all that Tasmania has…

Careers, Cattle, Livestock

Close-up of mycotoxins-in-wheat-head

Minimising the effect of mycotoxins

There is no silver bullet to tackle the threat of mycotoxins. To reduce the risk to both animal health and business profitability, a targeted approach…

Animal Health, Livestock, Seasons


Nigel Hawke – a livestock agent for all seasons

One of Elders’ most highly regarded and successful livestock agents, Nigel Hawke, is driven by a great passion for helping his clients produce food and…

Careers, Livestock

Elders and Lambpro Holbrook live bidding

Bidders, Winners and Records – November stud stock update

With widespread rain across most of eastern Australia hinting at better seasons ahead, stud sale prices continue to climb as buyers invest for 2022. We…

Cattle, Livestock, Sheep

Elders NSW Auctioneer Lincoln McKinlay with thw Wattle Grove Principals

Bidders, Winners and Records – October livestock update

As stud sales continue across the country this month we review some of the highlights from our Elders network, as well as some of the results rewriting the record…

Cattle, Livestock, Sheep

Elders farm cattle

Preventing parasite problems in livestock

Research by Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) estimates that internal parasites cost the Australian livestock industry approximately $529 million a year. This includes production losses,…

Animal Health, Cattle, Livestock, Sheep

Sheep market – October update

At a glance Yarding numbers in Victoria are lagging the rest of the country due to a late spring. Trade lamb prices have persisted at…

Livestock, Sheep


Cattle market – October update

At a glance National trade steer prices reach a new two year high of 543 c/kg lwt, 5 per cent (pc) higher than last month.…

Cattle, Livestock

Elders Stud Stock QLD team at the Yarrawonga Santa Gertrudis bull sale.

Bidders, Winners and Records – September livestock update

Stud sales across the country are coming in hot this month, with buyers looking to invest in quality genetics going into 2022. We review some…

Cattle, Livestock, Sheep


Cattle market – September update

At a glance National trade steer prices reach a two year high of 527 c/kg lwt, 31 per cent (pc) higher than this time last…

Cattle, Livestock

The Power of Data on a new level, individual animal data – everyday

Tru-Test Remote Walk Over Weighing products collect individual animal data to give producers power on a whole new level. Data on every individual animal means…

Farm Supplies, Livestock, Seasons