Are your stock fit for sale?
There are specific requirements for livestock transport in Australia. Under these standards it is an offence to load and transport an animal in a way that causes, or is likely to cause, unnecessary harm.
Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) have a guide to help decide if an animal is fit to be loaded for transport - by road or rail -to any destination within Australia. Click here for a copy of the guide on the MLA website.
If in doubt leave it out.
Mon 23rd Sept
To be offered by Pitt Sons
55 mixed sex Angus calves, 3-8 weeks, 60-140kg.
Contact: Andrew Blomfield 0428667402
To be offered by Elders
A/c RIFA Salutary, "Cooplacurripa"
160 mixed age Angus and Angus x cows. Preg tested empty in store condition.
Contact: Nathan McConnell 0429653901
Kirton Partnership, Walcha takes out Jason Goodwin Memorial Shield
Last year, 10-year-old Claudia Kirton from Walcha decided she wanted to enter the annual Spring Lamb Show. Today, after one of the wort droughts on record and a devastating cyclone that smashed their property just days before Christmas last year, Claudia took centre stage at TRLX to receive the JV Goodwin Memorial Shield for the Campion pen of lambs on behalf of their family business, Kirton Partnership. Click here for the full story
Mon 8th Aug, 2016
Is 400c/kg the new 300c/kg?
It was another week of not so average averages at TRLX with the best cows making over $2000, the top steers making over $2200, the best bull making over $3000 and heifers closing in on 400c/kg.