An investment in high-performing Angus genetics is paying dividends for the Harvey family, with their grass-fed steers consistently meeting the premium export market.
Commercial Angus operation Clear Springs works under the philosophy that if their cows are in good shape, they will have better in-pregnancy rates and more calfs on ground.
Prices took a leap at the July WVLX sale at Mortlake on the back of strong competition and a stronger prime market.
Designing an efficient, medium-framed cow that deliveries a live calf each year has been a passion for 30 years of Tasmanian cattle breeder, George Mills.
Dairy processors are being asked to step up to the plate and contribute more to Dairy Australia, which is funded by a combination of farmer levies and taxpayer funds.
Peak dairy farmer lobby group, ADF, is taking a big hit to its funding as it seeks to create a distance from processors.
Dairy Plan meetings held around Australia have revealed a strong mood for change among Australia's dairy farmers.
A feisty four-year-old cow stole the show at the Victorian Winter Fair on Thursday, taking the supreme senior champion award ahead of older cows in the event.