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Strong results in annual bull sale
Strong results in annual bull sale

Seventy six bulls have sold at an average price of $2961 from the 80 that were up for auction on in the NT Department of Primary...

SPA to round up industry’s best photos
SPA to round up industry’s best photos

Sheep Producers Australia is on the hunt for images showcasing the people, sustainability, innovation and best practice management of the Australian sheep industry as part of...

Vets say now is the time to vaccinate your horse to help prevent Hendra virus disease
Vets say now is the time to vaccinate your horse to help prevent Hendra virus disease

With the arrival of winter, the Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) is reminding horse owners of the importance of vaccination to help prevent the deadly Hendra virus...

GROWING SA to highlight policy impacts on-farm
GROWING SA to highlight policy impacts on-farm

South Australia’s only forum to debate grains and livestock advocacy, research and farm business issues is back. (more…)...

Ingot check the rolled gold of feed grain checks
Ingot check the rolled gold of feed grain checks

With grain the major and costly ingredient in pig diets and contributing much of the dietary energy, Australian pork producers are increasingly demanding that grains they...

Punishment must fit the crime in breaches of animal welfare
Punishment must fit the crime in breaches of animal welfare

Live animal exporters who do the wrong thing could face up to 10 years behind bars and fines of up to $4.2 million or more, under...

Livestock SA welcomes government commitment to wild dog control
Livestock SA welcomes government commitment to wild dog control

Livestock SA has welcomed the announcement by SA Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development Tim Whetstone that the SA Government will deliver the equivalent of...

Farmers should act now to tackle liver fluke disease
Farmers should act now to tackle liver fluke disease

Autumn is here – which makes now a critical time for farmers to address liver fluke disease among their cattle, says Michael Chambers, Director of Invetus,...

WAFarmers Livestock Council accepts recommendations from McCarthy Review
WAFarmers Livestock Council accepts recommendations from McCarthy Review

The WAFarmers Livestock Council is pleased with the recommendations announced by the Federal Government initiated review into the conditions for the export of sheep to the...

Webinar to offer answers for producers on unusual livestock questions
Webinar to offer answers for producers on unusual livestock questions

Landholders throughout the Western region and further afield are being encouraged to attend an upcoming webinar that will give an overview of some of the more...

Are you doing your bit to control cattle tick?
Are you doing your bit to control cattle tick?

Hunter Local Land Services District Veterinarians are reminding producers to practice good farm biosecurity following the detection of cattle tick and tick fever on the NSW...

Sheep producers reminded to watch for pregnancy toxaemia
Sheep producers reminded to watch for pregnancy toxaemia

The WA Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development is warning sheep producers of an increased risk of pregnancy toxaemia in lambing ewes in coming weeks,...