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This pen of 99 lambs from Temora, NSW, made an Australian-first $281.20 at Wagga Wagga this morning, setting a new national record price. See the full story on our website now, link in bio. #lambsales #waggawagga #agriculture

Take a look: Central Victoria Livestock Exchange operations manager Jonathan Crilly welcomed visitors to the new Ballarat saleyards, near Miners Rest on Saturday. The new saleyards, to open in August, are expected to handle 70,000 cattle and 1.6 million sheep each year. Picture: Yuri Kouzmin #cvlx #ballarat #minersrest #cattle #sheep #livestock #newyards

Producers checking out the virtual reality property tour of @jarrahcc at @beefaustralia

Sheep come in for an evening drink near Laanecoorie in central Victoria last week as the state waits for an autumn break. 📷 Pictures: Dale Webster

Gavin Dal Broi started his cotton harvest last week at his Warrawidgee property. He is looking at a crop valued at almost $5 million following a decent growing season and “phenomenal” prices. Read more about the above average yields around the state in today’s paper and online. #cottonfarmers #harvest #recordseason

Scott Farquharson with daughter Winnie, 18 months and Dozer the Kelpie are reinvigorating buildings at the birthplace of everyone’s favourite farm dog- the Kelpie. 🐕Read more about their project in this week’s Country Living section, out today. #kelpie #restoration #farmlife

It’s Mountain Calf Sales time again, and every child and their dog was out to soak up the action.
For more pictures and results, visit our website, link in bio. #cattlesales #sunrise #kelpiepups

Max Winter has plenty to smile about after finally being able to sow a sunflower crop on his property for the first time in decades 🌻 Click the link in our bio for the story. Picture: Andy Rogers

Learn the months you can plant your favourite fruit, vegetables and herbs and decorate your home with The Weekly Times beautifully designed Planting Guide posters 🌱
There are four Planting Guides to collect. One each week, for every season!
Available in paper from March 7 to April 3.

Matthew and Rachel Hinkley of Hinkley Farms at Derrinalum have just been crowned The Weekly Times Coles Farmer of The Year! #FOTY

How cute is this little guy? He is one of Sue Curliss’ Babydoll Southdowns 😍 Sue and her husband Geoff Martin run Sugargum Farm at Elaine, south of Ballarat, which specialises in miniature breeds used for vineyards and orchards. Check out the story in this week’s paper 🗞 Picture: Andy Rogers

The Pell family from Undera started milking goats after downsizing their farm 🐐 They had spent 30 years milking cows, but Ann suffers from multiple sclerosis and was looking for something they could “get our teeth into” on a 24ha block. Read the story in this week’s The Weekly Times 🗞 Picture: Chloe Smith

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