Stories tagged: saleyards
IT has been 12 months since the Geelong Saleyards were officially de-commissioned, with no news yet on what will happen at the site.
IT was a bittersweet ending for the almost 150-year-old Geelong Saleyards structure – and one that local producers have fought hard to avoid.
A SHORTAGE of natural feed and difficulty finding an agistment property led Greg Collins to sell 44 black angus shorthorn cross weaners.
QUESTIONS about the Wangaratta Livestock Exchange upgrade dominated council’s information session on the budget.
RURAL city administrators have met with stakeholders ahead of a potential $3.6m upgrade to the Wangaratta Saleyards.
FUNDING that would have induced an upgrade to the Wangaratta Saleyards has been called for by Cathy McGowan.
THE future of the Wangaratta Saleyards still rests with council administrators.
A LEADING stock agent has slammed a council administrator over her view saleyard fees could rise by up to $9 per head.
FAT cattle prices are beginning their climb back up again with the Melbourne market growing in demand.
YEARS of campaigning by advocates for an upgrade to the Wangaratta Saleyards has paid off.