New and repeat buyers bid eagerly for Merino ewes at the Salt Creek Merino annual production held at Woorndoo, Vic on Thursday.
Is the market over-cooked and are producers running headlong into trouble with high price purchases?
Spiralling crossbred ewe prices continued their impressive run on Friday when a further six sales drew bids above $300, topping at $326 ahead during Ballarat’s annual ewe sale.
The nation’s agricultural think tank chief believes weakness surrounding oversight and transparency of levy management is diminishing the strength of industry bodies.
EXPERTS are reinforcing the need for producers to protect their livestock as wet and humid conditions increase the threat of flystrike and worms to sheep flocks across the country.
Specialist Western District producers will get their first opportunity this Friday at Ballarat to purchase crossbred ewes suitable for am early summer joining.
CONSULTANT and producer Jason Trompf measures and records his prime lamb flock from embryo to entree.
Cracking the 100,000-head mark, AuctionsPlus has set a new record number of sheep sold online in one day.
Australian Wool Innovation are forging ahead with the launch of a digital wool selling system, despite rival service providers threatening legal action over ongoing data ownership concerns.
The purchase of store lambs has continued at a steady pace this few past months with market data revealing early season buying is back to normal after the slow start made last year.