Tag: Video

Sheep meat markets put solid base to Deniliquin sheep sale + VIDEO

IT was a case of spot the agent through the dust when Deniliquin’s Landmark, Elders and Rodwells agencies conducted their annual spring sheep sale last Friday. Source: Sheep Central Sheep meat markets put solid base to Deniliquin sheep sale + VIDEO

Murray Arnel: Seasonal uncertainty weighs on Wodonga prices + VIDEO

Heightened uncertainty over the finishing potential of the season across northern Victoria has weighed heavily on the results of the Wodonga store cattle held yesterday at NVLX Barnawartha. Source: Beef Central Murray Arnel: Seasonal uncertainty weighs on Wodonga prices + VIDEO

Efficiency drives Casino’s investment in automated meat storage and distribution + VIDEO

The Northern Co-operative Meat Co at Casino has made a major investment in automated meat processing, buffering, sortation and sequencing technology, which means that from the moment meat cartons leave the plant’s boning room, they are not touched again by human hands. Source: Beef Central Efficiency drives Casino’s investment in automated meat storage and… Read more »

Weighing up the benefits of controlled mating in northern beef herds + VIDEO

Controlled mating is the focal point of a new video featuring QDAF beef extension officer, Byrony Daniels, beef producer, Doug Burnett, and cattle veterinarian, Alan Guilfoyle. Source: Beef Central Weighing up the benefits of controlled mating in northern beef herds + VIDEO

Young Merino ewes sell to $265 at Swan Hill + VIDEOS

KEEN restocker demand for new season young lambs has delivered a strong result for the Swan Hill annual September sheep sale held Friday. Source: Sheep Central Young Merino ewes sell to 5 at Swan Hill + VIDEOS

$100 million added to Federal drought support funding + VIDEO

Visiting Dalby today Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced that nearly $100 million has been added to the Federal Government’s drought support package, on top of more than $7 billion in drought support funding already provided by the Government. But NSW Farmers says more detail is needed. Source: Beef Central 0 million added to… Read more »

MLA spring campaign aims to make lamb ‘too easy’ + VIDEO

INSPIRING consumers to diversify their mundane mid-week meal repertoire with lamb is the focus of Meat & Livestock Australia’s new Spring Lamb campaign launched today. Source: Sheep Central MLA spring campaign aims to make lamb ‘too easy’ + VIDEO

English shearers set new strong wool record of 1075 ewes + VIDEO

BRITISH sheep shearing duo Jonny Roberts and Martin Howlett have set a new two-stand strong wool record of 1075 ewes in eight hours. In the first shearing record attempt by… Source: Sheep Central English shearers set new strong wool record of 1075 ewes + VIDEO

Country Road commits to non-mulesed wool + VIDEO

AUSTRALIAN clothing retailer Country Road has committed to using only fleece from flocks verified as not mulesing or as having ceased mulesing in its pure wool products sold in stores by winter 2021. Source: Sheep Central Country Road commits to non-mulesed wool + VIDEO

Young NSW farmers laud ‘life-changing’ coaching program

YOUNG farmers and fishers across New South Wales have been invited to apply for a “life-changing” coaching program run by the NSW Department of Primary Industries’ Young Farmer Business Program. Source: Sheep Central Young NSW farmers laud ‘life-changing’ coaching program

Murray Arnel: Firm to easier for Ballarat steers + VIDEO

Prices bid for feeder and restocker cattle returned to the levels of last winter at this month’s Ballarat store cattle sale, Murrray Arnel reports. Source: Beef Central Murray Arnel: Firm to easier for Ballarat steers + VIDEO

Tools available to help producers pick a high-performance sire + Videos

When two sires look similar – same breed, same weight and both structurally sound – how does one tell which will produce the most fertile daughters or progeny with the best marbling? The truth is, nobody can tell, by looks alone. But that’s why producers have access to breeding values. They allow stakeholders to see… Read more »

2017 North Star Classic – Todd Graham

Riverina was the proud sponsor of the North Star Cutting Classic recently hosted by the Northern Rivers Cutting Horse Club. This video captures one of the best riders in the country, Todd Graham, doing his thing riding Melody’s Cat owned by Natasha Wrigley in the Riverina Arena at this year’s event. We are proud to say that… Read more »

National Success for the Bondfields

Prue and David Bondfield toasting their victory

Riverina is very happy to be able to congratulate our longstanding customers Prue and David Bondfield on their recent success at The Weekly Times Coles 2016 Farmer of the Year awards. They were presented their awards at a gala event at the RACV Club in Melbourne on the 17th February 2017. The Bondfields run one of Australia’s largest… Read more »

Agriculture safety campaign

WorkSafe Queensland are running an Agriculture safety campaign to educate people about safety concerns on farms and in agricultural based activities. “Did you know that only 3% of Queenslanders work on farms, but almost 30% of workplace deaths happen on them? Around 13 Queensland agriculture workers die each year as a result of a workplace… Read more »