Gillian Fennell is known for speaking plainly about what she sees as important, and now she's combining her roles of cattle producer mother and teacher, with Cattle Council board member.
Construction will begin by November on a boutique on-farm abattoir at Sondella, 125km north west of Moranbah.
A full clearance of the catalogue, a new top price and an average just off their best recorded in 2018 were some of the great results for all involved with the Valera Vale Droughtmaster stud at Augathella on Friday.
South America's big beef producers are flexing their muscle in the world's export markets, including China.
Despite selling on a falling market, Russell and Cathy Hall were happy with the prices received for their line of Charolais cross steers at Blackall on Thursday.
Clearance was king for Terry and Catherine Piggott at Wednesday's Aldinga Droughtmaster bull sale at the Springsure Showgrounds.