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 […]

Ram sale exceeds expectations

RYEVIEW’S tenth annual on-property ram sale results blew all the Millicent stud’s previous averages out of the water. Michael and Julie Osborne recently held their most […]

Cash cow dry – Call for saleyards overhaul

A VETERAN livestock industry identity has called on Grant District Council to start slashing costs at the Glenburnie Saleyards to stop the cattle exchange from haemorrhaging […]

City forges international trade ties

MOUNT Gambier City Council continued to build on friendship agreements established with Baotou and Lu’an during a 13-day business delegation to China last month[…]

Livestock opportunities identified

PRECISION agriculture (PA) and variable rate technology (VRT) have long been used by the cropping industry to enhance productivity, while the livestock sector has often lagged […]

Farmers find silver lining in rain clouds

THE multi-million dollar livestock sector is facing a bumper growing season in the wake of the drenching rains that have pummelled the region over the past […]