Beef producers want more watchdog powers

THE push for mandatory price reporting of non-saleyard cattle sales and the price beef products trade at throughout the supply chain has ramped up as the fair trading watchdog puts its final touches on a market study into competition in the industry.
THE push for mandatory price reporting of non-saleyard cattle sales and the price beef products trade at throughout the supply chain has ramped up as the fair trading watchdog puts its final touches on a market study into competition in the industry.
IN its third year of competition, the annual Harvey Beef Gate 2 Plate Challenge attracted plenty of interest from cattle producers throughout WA.
17 Jan 17 IN its third year of competition, the annual Harvey Beef Gate 2 Plate Challenge attracted plenty of interest from cattle producers throughout WA.
Cattle - Beef
LANDMARK presented another outstanding yarding of beef cattle when it offered nearly 700 weaned weaners of excellent weights and quality in a weaned weaner sale at Boyanup last week.
13 Jan 17 LANDMARK presented another outstanding yarding of beef cattle when it offered nearly 700 weaned weaners of excellent weights and quality in a weaned weaner sale at Boyanup last week.
Cattle - Beef
JUST like last year, it was a group of producers who specialise in breeding and lotfeeding Angus cattle, who cleared the decks at last week's Landmark Angus Weaner Sale at Mt Barker.
13 Jan 17 JUST like last year, it was a group of producers who specialise in breeding and lotfeeding Angus cattle, who cleared the decks at last week's Landmark Angus Weaner Sale at Mt Barker.
Cattle - Beef
RAMPED up beef production in the United States is being felt in some of Australia's most lucrative export markets.
11 Jan 17 RAMPED up beef production in the United States is being felt in some of Australia's most lucrative export markets.
Cattle - Beef
THE WA beef supply chain has joined together to work through seasonality issues with grassfed product.
20 Dec 16  1 THE WA beef supply chain has joined together to work through seasonality issues with grassfed product.
Cattle - Beef
YORK grower Tony Seabrook has a bitter pill to swallow as up to 25 per cent of his barley looks the part but is well below the weight cut-off for delivery.
19 Dec 16 YORK grower Tony Seabrook has a bitter pill to swallow as up to 25 per cent of his barley looks the part but is well below the weight cut-off for delivery.
Cattle - Beef
AN audit has exposed an error in the counting of Wellard Limited's poll results at its recent annual general meeting (AGM).
19 Dec 16 AN audit has exposed an error in the counting of Wellard Limited's poll results at its recent annual general meeting (AGM).
Cattle - Beef

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Ho hum.... very few of these "investors" actually understand the true value of a well managed
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People need to get their facts straight before they make a story like this. This fire was
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I have worked as a shearer for 50 + Years many sheds just the same as when I first
LEON Bradley was the modest but forthright intellectual mastermind behind the long-running farmer campaign that usurped Australia's once giant AWB wheat export single desk monopoly, by relentlessly prosecuting an impenetrable argument that applied fierce dedication to objective evidence and free enterprise principles.
Leon was born to Frank and Doreen Bradley on October 11, 194921 Jan 17 LEON Bradley was the modest but forthright intellectual mastermind behind the long-running farmer campaign that...
ALL signs are the blistering cattle market fervour that has pushed southern weaner prices to 'once-in-a-lifetime' levels still has a fair amount of strength.
20 Jan 17 ALL signs are the blistering cattle market fervour that has pushed southern weaner prices to 'once-in-a-lifetime'...