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Elders Yea January weaner sale bigger and glossier than last year

The Elders Yea 34th Annual Blue Ribbon Weaner Sale on January 8th will be 20 per cent bigger than last year’s and agents say the…

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Weaning cattle and sheep to conserve feed and condition

Graziers are being urged to wean lambs and calves onto high-quality diets now to make the most of feed on offer and arrest falls in…

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Award win for up and coming Elders Mt Gambier auctioneer

Ben Gregory grew up on a small Adelaide Hills property but is today an award-winning livestock auctioneer in Mt Gambier after seizing the opportunity to…

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AuctionsPlus buffers agriculture from COVID

The AuctionsPlus online livestock marketing platform played a vital role in helping maintain the livestock supply chain through COVID-19 disruptions this year. Border closures and…

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Is agriculture set up to deal with treechange start ups?

Treechangers might well be reshaping communities within a stone’s throw of the big cities but is agriculture ready for them? Footscray hipster turned Romsey farmer,…

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Pickersgill picks up Beef Australia trip

The new owner of Murranji Station and eight cattle properties sprawling across Queensland, Kevin Pickersgill, will be heading to Beef Australia 2021 in Rockhampton courtesy…

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Peeling back the layers on herd performance

Picture a crossbred heifer at weaning, tag #1839. She weighs 310 kilograms, 20kg above the average weight of her peers. She is as long as…

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Realising the potential of animal welfare for the Australian beef industry

To meet consumer expectations and ensure future profitability in Australia’s beef industry, greater focus must be placed on the continual improvement of animal welfare practices…

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Going blind: fresh feed brings fresh animal health issues after drought breaks

Lush feed where the drought has broken has, counterintuitively, brought fresh animal health problems, including weight loss, milk fever and even blindness, a livestock nutritionist…

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Buying and selling stud stock in SA’s new normal has silver lining

Around half the on-property ram sales and “almost all” the bull sales in South Australia are now listed on online platforms, says Elders stud stock…

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Win a trip to Beef Australia 2021

Elders is proud to return as a Major Sponsoring Partner of Beef Australia 2021, and to give back to our clients we are offering customers…

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Things to think about this spring: Sheep

Extreme drought and bushfires over the past 12 months have left Australian sheep flock numbers at record lows. With the spring joining and weaning season…

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