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Northern Rivers Livestock Exchange Reopens

7th February 2024
The Northern Rivers Livestock Exchange (NRLX) in Casino, a prominent cattle trading hub in New South Wales, has reopened its gates after a seven-month hiatus, marking a significant event for the agricultural community. The reopening brings together agents, buyers, and a heap of cattle, followi ... read more

EYCI's Strong Start in 2024: A Boon for Australian Stock Agents

18th January 2024
The year 2024 has begun on a high note for the Australian cattle industry, with the Eastern States Young Cattle Indicator (EYCI) opening at 541.73c/kg, marking an 85c/kg increase from the previous year's close. This surge in EYCI reflects a robust demand in the market, especially evident in the init ... read more

Understanding the Impact of MLA's New Online Young Cattle Indicator

8th December 2023
Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) has introduced a pivotal tool in the cattle industry – the Online Young Cattle Indicator (OYCI). This innovation marks a significant advancement in tracking and reporting cattle prices online, mirroring the established Eastern Young Cattle Indicator (EYCI). ... read more

Australian Cattle Industry: A Decade-High Herd Size and its Market Implications

26th November 2023
The Australian cattle industry is witnessing a significant shift in 2023. As per the latest Cattle Industry Projections from Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA), the national cattle herd has reached a decade-high figure of 28.7 million head. This resurgence indicates a robust phase for the industry ... read more

Tech Advancements in Agriculture: Streamlining the Farm-to-Market Journey

22nd November 2023
In recent years, the agricultural sector has witnessed a significant transformation, largely driven by technological advancements. The journey from farm to market is an intricate process that demands efficiency, transparency, and speed. Today's technology is playing a pivotal role in enhancing these ... read more

Collaborative Futures: Enhancing Farmer-Agent Relationships with Technology

12th November 2023
The relationship between farmers and stock agents is undergoing a significant transformation. Gone are the days when farmers would passively accept the best price secured by their stock agent. In today's increasingly competitive and dynamic market, farmers expect more - more communication, more tran ... read more