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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


Elders National Shedding Breeds Ewe Sale

Shedding sheep are fast becoming one of the most in-demand classes of sheep in Australia according to data from AuctionsPlus. Sales data on the 2020-21 year highlights a 131 per cent (pc) increase in…


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


A sale with a difference on the Eyre Peninsula

Prior to 2015, sheep producers on the Eyre Peninsula had a less than ideal route to market. The trip from Elliston to the Jamestown sale…


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


Managing the growth of ewe weaners

Elders livestock production coordinator, Rob Inglis recently unveiled the results of a trial, looking specifically at what are the long-term effects of the weight of…



Ahead of the times at Roseville Park

Matthew and Cherie Coddington are energetic and passionate about farming and take a progressive, forward thinking approach in all that they do. Their primary business…


Sheep market – September update

At a glance Yarding numbers on the rise as spring supply increases putting pressure on high prices. The prospect of a wet spring on top…



The mixing bowl of sheep genetics

The best ingredients don’t translate to the best dish without input from the best chef. The same is true when it comes to choosing genetics…



Spring shearing – it’s time to talk lousicide rotation

Elanco is encouraging animal health advisors to have the conversation about the need to adopt effective rotation programs to maintain the efficacy of all available…

Animal Health, Seasons, Sheep

Shedding light on a growing class of sheep

Shedding sheep are fast becoming one of the most in-demand classes of sheep in Australia according to recent data from AuctionsPlus. Sales data on the…