Rising beef industry champion represents state

PENOLA’S Kate Fairlie represented South Australia last month as a state finalist in the 2019 NAB Agribusiness Rising Beef Industry Champion initiative. A fifth-generation livestock producer, […]

Global demand drives record sheep prices

AUSTRALIAN sheep producers continue to achieve record high prices off the back of strong export demand and tightening supply, according to Rural Bank’s Australian Lamb and […]

Saleyards plan unveiled

GRANT District Council has released its 10 year management blueprint and master plan for the Glenburnie Saleyards. The saleyards is one of the region’s largest community […]

VIDEO: Market confidence boost

AN INVESTMENT of $30m into a regional abattoir is expected to deliver significant economic benefits to livestock producers and stability to the cattle market. The Naracoorte-based […]

Extreme heat warning for livestock owners

LIVESTOCK owners are reminded to take special care of their stock during the current period of extreme heat. Primary Industries and Regions SA’s chief veterinary officer, […]

Cattle industry leaders to meet

LIVESTOCK SA’s annual summer meeting has drawn another high-profile guest speaker, with Cattle Council of Australia chief executive Margo Andrae confirmed to attend the industry event […]

Livestock producers face new standards

RECENT changes to the Livestock Production Assurance (LPA) program will affect the way producers manage their livestock, regardless of the size of the property or number […]

Call to target poachers

A PROMINENT South Australian parliamentarian has called for formation of a dedicated stock squad to capture cattle thieves. Australian Conservatives MLC Robert Brokenshire said only six […]