Historian Dr Jonathan King is on the lookout for diaries kept by the Light Horseman
Glendemar Multi Purpose Merino Stud Total clearance of 120 rams, to $10,000, av $1943 NEARLY half the rams from the annual Glendemar Multi Purpose Merino Stud – including the $10,000 sale topper – are heading west, after a successful sale at the Marnoo property. Pictures: Paul Carracher.
THE 2017 Nuffield Australia national conference was held in Adelaide on Thursday and Friday last week, attended by more than 300 delegates from primary industries.
Innovative food and agribusiness start-ups and fledgling ventures will have the opportunity to showcase themselves to potential investors in Sydney in November.
A diverse range of Australia’s agricultural industries are represented by 23 leading young primary producers and managers who have been awarded prestigious Nuffield Australia Farming Scholarships for 2017.
The annual Kanimbla Poll Herefords Bull and Female Sale on Thursday reached highs of $12,000 while 31 bulls of the 40 offered averaged $5919 and 11 heifers of the 12 offered averaged $3568 and topped at $5500.
A venue change, to the Forbes Racecourse (next to the Showgrounds) due to likely flooding has been required for next week’s Lachlan Merinos Ram Sale.
Peter Lette and family of Conrayn stud, Berridale have won the Rabobank Australian supreme ram of the year with a 17.8-micron superfine ram weighing over 130 kilograms.