AS the rain fell heavily at Mount Cooper on Monday, so did the bids at Minta Poll Merino and Merino's annual on-property ram auction.
An impressive Poll Merino ram with high ranking carcase figures has sold for a new $10,000 stud record for O'Brien stud, Kyancutta at their annual sale.
COMPETITIVE bidding underpinned Roemahkita Poll Merino stud's 31st annual on-property sale at Cummins, with the stud achieving a $10,000 top price, twice.
SOUTH Australian business confidence levels have reached unseen levels, according to a BankSA survey.
COLLABORATIVE trials involving Bayer are examining the weed control management strategies growers can adopt in a genetically-modified crop compared with a conventional system.