Quadruplet calves born in Jervois

JERVOIS, SA, has long been known for its ties to dairy farming, but last week the small town witnessed a rarity in the industry.
JERVOIS, SA, has long been known for its ties to dairy farming, but last week the small town witnessed a rarity in the industry.
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AUSTRALIA and 11 other nations have failed to clinch an ambitious Pacific free trade deal. AUSTRALIA and 11 other nations have failed to clinch an ambitious Pacific free trade deal.
JERVOIS, SA, has long been known for its ties to dairy farming, but last week the small town witnessed a rarity in the industry. JERVOIS, SA, has long been known for its ties to dairy farming, but last week the small town witnessed a rarity in the industry.
GRASSFED beef represents a growing niche market for Aus exports into large US market, where lamb and beef sales have surged significantly. GRASSFED beef represents a growing niche market for Aus exports into large US market, where lamb and beef sales have surged significantly.
IT IS India's time to shine in world grain markets, according to Australian Grains Industry Conference (AGIC) international guest speaker. IT IS India's time to shine in world grain markets, according to Australian Grains Industry Conference (AGIC) international guest speaker.
THE prospect of the live sheep trade to Iran finally getting off the ground was given a boost this week with Agriculture and Food Minister Ken Baston meeting with the Iran ambassador to Australia on Tuesday morning.
30 Jul 15 THE prospect of the live sheep trade to Iran finally getting off the ground was given a boost this week with Agriculture and Food Minister Ken Baston meeting with the Iran ambassador to...
VICTORIAN slaughter cattle are expected to leave Australian shores within four months under the pioneering cattle deal with China.
29 Jul 15 VICTORIAN slaughter cattle are expected to leave Australian shores within four months under the pioneering cattle deal with China.
A CURRENT bill before the New South Wales Parliament proposes to end the use of sow stalls, and if passed will become Australia's second ban.
29 Jul 15  2 A CURRENT bill before the New South Wales Parliament proposes to end the use of sow stalls, and if passed will become Australia's second ban.
HORSE owners are reminded to take steps to protect their animals from the risk of Hendra virus infection with the confirmation of a new case on the Atherton Tablelands.
24 Jul 15 HORSE owners are reminded to take steps to protect their animals from the risk of Hendra virus infection with the confirmation of a new case on the Atherton Tablelands.
SOUTH STIRLINGS farmers Graeme and Debbie Pyle have resisted the trend towards cropping and have remained staunch and diversified livestock farmers.
18 Jul 15 SOUTH STIRLINGS farmers Graeme and Debbie Pyle have resisted the trend towards cropping and have remained staunch and diversified livestock farmers.
FARMER Paul O’Meehan, Butterfield Beef principal at Borden near the Stirling Ranges, told the forum he ran 14,000 head of cattle a year and his feedlot was accredited for 3300 head under the National Feedlot Accreditation System.
17 Jul 15 FARMER Paul O’Meehan, Butterfield Beef principal at Borden near the Stirling Ranges, told the forum he ran 14,000 head of cattle a year and his feedlot was accredited for 3300 head under...
THE United States, Middle East and India will be targeted for greater consumption of Australian beef, lamb and mutton, despite historically low local cattle and sheep numbers.
17 Jul 15 THE United States, Middle East and India will be targeted for greater consumption of Australian beef, lamb and mutton, despite historically low local cattle and sheep numbers.
17 Jul 15 AN Australian culinary team put up an amazing dish using Moojepin dry aged Merino mutton at this month's three-day Oceanafest cooking competition in Perth.
LAME cattle complications are hitting buyers at the Ballarat saleyards hard, with sore feet complaints increasing.
15 Jul 15  2 LAME cattle complications are hitting buyers at the Ballarat saleyards hard, with sore feet complaints increasing.
A TRAGIC series of events led Steven Elliott to become one of the most well-known competitors on the dog trial circuit.
15 Jul 15 A TRAGIC series of events led Steven Elliott to become one of the most well-known competitors on the dog trial circuit.
FARMERS in NSW are putting their money where their mouths are when it comes to fox control.
13 Jul 15  11 FARMERS in NSW are putting their money where their mouths are when it comes to fox control.
TWO ancient traditions - red meat production and storytelling - are coming together within MLA in interesting, digital ways.
13 Jul 15 TWO ancient traditions - red meat production and storytelling - are coming together within MLA in interesting, digital ways. | Streamlining supply benefits beef  | MLA launches western cattle... 
PROVIDING sheep and cattle producers in Australia’s rangelands with insights to help them run a sustainable business will be the focus of a free webinar.
12 Jul 15 PROVIDING sheep and cattle producers in Australia’s rangelands with insights to help them run a sustainable business will be the focus of a free webinar.
ANGUS bull sales may be commonplace in Australia but last weekend, Australian Angus genetics were on offer for the first time in Kazakhstan.
11 Jul 15 ANGUS bull sales may be commonplace in Australia but last weekend, Australian Angus genetics were on offer for the first time in Kazakhstan. | Markets bask in beef glory  | Bulls to $6500 high at Alice... 
A RAFT of new allegations over the welfare of cattle sold into the Vietnam and Thailand live export markets is being investigated.
10 Jul 15  11 A RAFT of new allegations over the welfare of cattle sold into the Vietnam and Thailand live export markets is being investigated. | ESCAS alternative at pilot stage  | Call for cultural sensitivity... 
STRATHALBYN-based Border Leicester breeder Lynton Arney says MLA is in a difficult position being at the
08 Jul 15  1 STRATHALBYN-based Border Leicester breeder Lynton Arney says MLA is in a difficult position being at the "ground level" of the red meat industry. | MLA addresses key industry concerns  | MLA urges levy payers to speak up 
MLA's Richard Norton says the producer-owned company is well on its way to delivering on three promises made in August last year.
06 Jul 15  3 MLA's Richard Norton says the producer-owned company is well on its way to delivering on three promises made in August last year. | MLA urges levy payers to speak up 
THE future of the National Wild Dog Action Plan has been secured for another two years following an injection of $1.35m from the federal government.
27 Jun 15  8 THE future of the National Wild Dog Action Plan has been secured for another two years following an injection of $1.35m from the federal government. | Wild dogs in Ag Minister's sights  | Funds put bite on wild dogs 
MIDDLE Eastern countries have different traditions to Australia but have been “greatly offended” by the “finger pointing” they’ve received over live export.
27 Jun 15  4 MIDDLE Eastern countries have different traditions to Australia but have been “greatly offended” by the “finger pointing” they’ve received over live export. | Push for new Saudi live-ex trade  | ESCAS alternative at pilot stage 
THE animal export sector has been working to develop an alternative system to ESCAS which would operate across all Australia’s live export markets.
25 Jun 15  4 THE animal export sector has been working to develop an alternative system to ESCAS which would operate across all Australia’s live export markets. | Push for live-ex inspector slammed  | ESCAS 'failing' in Israel, says... 
AUSTRALIAN livestock exports to Saudi Arabia remain in a state of flux, despite efforts to reopen the potentially lucrative market.
25 Jun 15  4 AUSTRALIAN livestock exports to Saudi Arabia remain in a state of flux, despite efforts to reopen the potentially lucrative market. | ESCAS alternative at pilot stage  | Push for live-ex inspector slammed 
THE current outlook on all commodities is excellent.
18 Jun 15 THE current outlook on all commodities is excellent. | GALLERY: Young Guns get market ready
WILD dogs are on the move and threatening fringe metropolitan communities, not just farming regions, according to Barnaby Joyce.
16 Jun 15  3 WILD dogs are on the move and threatening fringe metropolitan communities, not just farming regions, according to Barnaby Joyce.
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I have lodged whistleblower material with the Head of Dept of Ag, Head of the MLA, and the Ag
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Jacky- there are 100K- cattle producers alone so there is many many more than that when you
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If there are 100,000 farmers then 48.5% of farmers, are holding cash reserves equivalent to 2- 4
WHEATBELT farmers are over the moon today after significant rainfall fell throughout the region yesterday and last night.31 Jul 15 WHEATBELT farmers are over the moon today after significant rainfall fell throughout the region yesterday and last...
POLITICAL representation in regional areas could suffer if proposed electoral boundaries go ahead according to two Members of Parliament.31 Jul 15 POLITICAL representation in regional areas could suffer if proposed electoral boundaries go ahead according to two...