In November 1966 livestock markets were bustling with filled pens and eager buyers. The pig industry was also in full swing while sheep dispersal sales were also being held across the state. The SA Farmers' Cooperative Union Limited held a field day that was well attended by farmers.
A 5000-strong crowd enjoyed the Kapunda Rodeo on Saturday night as competitors from across Australia battled it out in the arena.
Highly polished first-cross young ewes made to a state high so far this season of $345 a head at Bendigo on Friday.
A significant investment into Australian wool has seen an Italian weaving company buy a share in G Schneider Australia and New Zealand.