South Australian Elders program coordinator takes national ALPA & Fairfax Media Agency Award.
Fertility is key to profit, and so is being able to maintain that deep in drought, something Tony and Bevan Hauff have mastered at Blackall.
Day one of the Australian Brangus Cattle Association Sale certainly started with a bang with the sale topping with a $26,000 high for Telpara Hills Miss Foundation by Suhn’s Foundation 331Z28 (P) who was snapped up by Lake Majestik Brangus, Alabama, USA and offered by the Pearce family.
Find out the early results from the Barcoo Santa Breeders Bull Sale in Blackall on Tuesday, October 17.
Only seven lots before Carinya Hazelwood sold for $115,000, the stud then saw another great sale with Carinya Hayden selling to Anna and Andrew McCamley, 2AM Stud, Dingo for $70,000.
It was a mixed quality yarding with a handful of good bullocks and cows at the October 18 Charters Towers store and prime sale.
It was a smaller yarding of only 840 head at Gracemere on October 6 thanks to the welcomed rainfall of last week.
Lightweight steers and heifers had the biggest gains of the day and without many plain cattle on offer, the market looked even better on paper at Emerald on October 12.