Livestock - Elders Rural Services

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

A persistent alternative to perennial ryegrass

A growing number of graziers from the New England Tablelands to Victoria’s dairy country and across Australia are switching to Hummer tall fescue because it…

Cattle, Seasons

Milk Warming Best Practice

Why should we warm calf milk? As temperatures cool into autumn and through winter, newborn calves lacking the body fat of older calves become particularly…

Cattle, Farm Supplies, Seasons


How arrowquip facilitates easier livestock handling

All of Arrowquip’s products are designed, manufactured, and sold, with the purpose of making handling animals easier, quicker, and safer. We approach this a number…

Cattle, Farm Supplies, Seasons

Recovery and rehabilitation for your livestock operation after bushfire

The bushfires across eastern, southern and some parts of western Australia this summer have had a devastating impact on the country’s livestock industry and stock…

Animal Health, Cattle, Farm Supplies, Sheep

Elders staff member with clients

Bushfire Assistance – Contacts for Primary Producers

We share the nation’s distress over the bushfire crisis in Australia this summer. Words cannot express the gratitude we have for the individuals, organisations and…

Latest News

golden fleece sheep lambs

What can you gain from an early weaning program?

Early weaning is a management practice that can help improve the health and productivity of calves and lambs. There is a common misconception that early…

Farm Supplies, Sheep, Wool

Meet the Team – Livestock Production

Elders’ livestock production advisors assist primary producers to achieve increased on-farm productivity through expert guidance and experience-based planning. Their work plays a significant role in…

Latest News

Make hay while the sun shines – how to maximise fodder yield now

As Australia’s eastern states continue to experience some of the toughest drought conditions on record, and with temperatures forecasted to soar over the next six…

Cattle, Farm Supplies, Sheep, Tech Services

Elders to facilitate first and only Australian-based commercial English Longhorn Herd Sale

It’s not every day a 600-strong herd of celebrated English Longhorns becomes available for sale in Australia. With world class chefs such as Heston Blumenthal…


Applications reopen for 2018 Elders Traineeship Program

Passionate about Agriculture? Then look no further than the 2018 Elders Traineeship Program. Now in its sixth year, the Elders Traineeship Program provides practical and…

Careers, Corporate

The Week That Was – Beef Australia 2018

A sea of red and a crowd of friendly faces greeted guests to the Elders Pavilion at Beef Australia 2018 this month, where Rockhampton hosted…