The April turnaround in beef demand from the US was perfect timing, writes Ken Wilcock.
A mixed bag of seasonal conditions is having a big impact on activity in the fat and store markets, writes Ken Wilcock.
An exceptional late summer and autumn as well as a quality offering at Ballarat saw prices higher across the board.
Interstate buyers helped swell demand at Mount Gambier's monthly store cattle sale on Friday, with prices surging as a result.
Millicent saleyard will hold its prime cattle sale on Wednesday afternoons instead of Thursdays from this week onward, in an effort to help boost yarding numbers during winter.
Major US processor Tyson Foods says the COVID-19 crisis has left the food chain vulnerable, writes Ken Wilcock.
HEAVY cattle were slightly cheaper than last month but light weights held firm at the Naracoorte combined agents monthly store cattle sale on Thursday.