Traits of a profitable cow herd

Traits of a profitable cow herd

Identifying the best traits to create a profitable herd.

Beef

22 MAY 2019
Price swings predicted on good rain

Price swings predicted on good rain

Flooding in Queensland and lack of rain will effect beef prices in 2019.

Markets

29 APRIL 2019
Calf deformities cause concern

Calf deformities cause concern

Prompt testing can help determine if genetics are to blame

Beef

23 OCTOBER 2017
Latest beef report reveals production increase

Latest beef report reveals production increase

Australia's depleted cattle herd may be showing early signs of rebuilding

Beef

22 SEPTEMBER 2017
Cattle producers need to play a longer game

Cattle producers need to play a longer game

Bushwhacker warns of a significantly diminished overall herd size in the medium to long term

On-farm

26 APRIL 2017
Making the most of your new bull

Making the most of your new bull

New bulls need careful introduction to both property and herd to maximise their productive working life...

Monitor weather to predict grass tetany

Monitor weather to predict grass tetany

Pregnant and lactating cows can be prone to sudden and devastating attacks of grass tetany under certain...

Livestock General

02 SEPTEMBER 2015
The keys to a profitable beef business

The keys to a profitable beef business

Benchmarking studies have proven time and time again that a self-replacing herd is one of the most profitable...

Livestock General

08 JULY 2015
Dairy farmers get direct voice in National Breeding Objective

Dairy farmers get direct voice in National Breeding Objective

  Australian Dairy Herd Improvement Scheme chair Adrian Drury said the farm walks were running across...

Livestock General

10 FEBRUARY 2014
Lack of AI uptake: dairy farmers missing out

Lack of AI uptake: dairy farmers missing out

MANY herds are not taking full advantage of artificial insemination even though the benefits of technology...

Livestock General

24 JANUARY 2014
A herd that feeds people in need and teaches ag

A herd that feeds people in need and teaches ag

PROJECT Crowd Herd is a crowd funding campaign, which is live on the crowd funding platform Start Some...

Archive

14 OCTOBER 2013
OPINION: When it just don't add up, someone's got to lift their game

OPINION: When it just don't add up, someone's got to lift their game

Are we as big a player as we are cracked up to be in the world of beef cattle, with our national herd...

On-farm

04 OCTOBER 2013