Media Releases - Elders Rural Services

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…

Livestock, Media Releases

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…

Livestock, Media Releases

Twice a year shearing breakthrough and wool clipping pregnancy test

Pregnant Merino ewes that are shorn twice a year spend more time grazing, put on more weight and are likely to have healthier lambs with…

Media Releases, Wool

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…

Livestock, Media Releases

Kill-all no cure-all for fall armyworm

Australia’s voracious new pest, the fall armyworm, is rapidly spreading south and a leading front-line industry advisor says while drastic extermination measures often fail, a…

Media Releases, Tech Services

Elders give back to Buy From The Bush

Buy From The Bush has a new home base in Dubbo, NSW, thanks to the support of Elders. Identified as the “marketplace for Australian bush…

Elders Give It, Media Releases

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…

Livestock, Media Releases

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,…

Livestock, Media Releases

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…

Livestock, Media Releases

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…

Livestock, Media Releases

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…

Livestock, Media Releases

Liddle & Sons joins Elders in northern Queensland collaboration

One of northern Queensland’s oldest rural traders, Liddle & Sons, Ingham, is joining the Elders network and Cameron Liddle says it’s brought “a lump to…

Farm Supplies, Media Releases