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Fresh Westcoast face steps up
Fresh Westcoast face steps up
LIVESTOCK producers in areas surrounding Gingin, Bindoon, Toodyay and Goomalling will be recognising a fresh new face within the ranks of the Westcoast Wool & Livestock team, with Jeremy Green now supporting the region.
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Westcoast adds Mount Barker cattle sales
Westcoast adds Mount Barker cattle sales
GREAT Southern and South Coast cattle producers can look forward to increased market competition, with growing, locally-owned livestock marketer, Westcoast Wool & Livestock, set to stage its first sales at the Mount Barker Regional Saleyards on Thursday, August 22.
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NT restockers seeking northern WA feeder steers
NT restockers seeking northern WA feeder steers
KIMBERLEY and Pilbara pastoralists are expected to receive a surge in demand for Indo type feeder steers, with various Northern Territory producers keen to restock their properties ahead of the wet season later this year.
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Strong returns for livestock boosts finance opportunities
Strong returns for livestock boosts finance opportunities
THE bright medium and longer term outlook for livestock commodities is enhancing the option for producers to look at financing various livestock production opportunities.
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Livestock services expand to NT
Livestock services expand to NT
WESTCOAST Wool & Livestock is continuing its strong growth, recently expanding its livestock services to the Northern Territory under the new brand, Westcoast Northern Livestock.
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Premiums for select WA wools with new luxury global brand
Premiums for select WA wools with new luxury global brand
A SMALL selection of wool from an increasing number of WA growers is set to be used for a new luxury wool brand as part of an arrangement brokered by the export division of growing local agribusiness, Westcoast Wool & Livestock.
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Livestock veteran joins Westcoast
Livestock veteran joins Westcoast
WESTCOAST Wool & Livestock is continuing to invest in the future, welcoming another industry stalwart to its team. Phil Barber has joined the company as a Livestock Representative and is looking forward to supporting eastern wheatbelt producers based from Corrigin. With more than 54 years of experience working in WA’s agricultural industry, Phil will also be acting as a mentor to some of the company’s junior team members.
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Westcoast strengthens livestock team with new Williams rep
Westcoast strengthens livestock team with new Williams rep
IN a move to further strengthen an already impressive team, Westcoast Wool & Livestock has appointed well-respected and experienced livestock representative Steve Harris. Steve joins the company as a Livestock Representative for the Williams and district area, bringing with him more than 30 years of industry experience.
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Westcoast appoints high profile State Livestock Manager
Westcoast appoints high profile State Livestock Manager
PROMINENT former WA agribusiness and livestock identity Gerald Wetherall has returned to the rural industry with Westcoast Wool & Livestock, appointed to the position of State Livestock Manager with the burgeoning, privately-owned local company.
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Wool oddments, dags to help send students to Canberra
Wool oddments, dags to help send students to Canberra
Westcoast Wool & Livestock is a keen sponsor and supporter of rural and regional communities and one of its latest efforts centres around helping students from Boyup Brook District High School (BBDHS) to tour the nation’s capital.
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Keeping abreast of latest market intelligence for growers
Keeping abreast of latest market intelligence for growers
WESTCOAST Wool & Livestock continues to ensure it provides the latest, accurate market intelligence to growers, with the company sending a strong team to the recent International Wool Textile Organisation (IWTO) Congress held in Hong Kong.
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New Westcoast representative "at home" in Wickepin
New Westcoast representative "at home" in Wickepin
IT’S been a diverse career path for Matthew (Slim) Davey, but he has never felt more at home than in his current role.
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New alliance strengthens services to WA farmers
New alliance strengthens services to WA farmers
WESTCOAST Wool & Livestock has formed an alliance with Ray White Rural WA, strengthening the services offered by both companies.
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Baarbara and Shaun win selfie comp for Jye
Baarbara and Shaun win selfie comp for Jye
“BAARBARA has got Shaun covered – knitting our new eweniforms at Ongerup.” That was the clever caption to go with the competition-winning photograph sent in by Jye Duggan..
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Brookton family’s wool donation after horror train accident
Brookton family’s wool donation after horror train accident
HAVING been a St John Ambulance driver in the past and witnessing them save the life of one of her sons in the horrific Brookton train accident in May this year..
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New bloodline for Westcoast cattle team
New bloodline for Westcoast cattle team
A NEW bloodline has been added to the Westcoast Wool & Livestock cattle marketing team, with Allen Bentham joining highly experienced and well respected senior auctioneer, Chris Hartley, at Muchea....
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Good stability for promising sheep returns
Good stability for promising sheep returns
DESPITE the dry autumn and early winter conditions placing pressure on sheep enterprises, the outlook for sheep commodities remains strong for WA producers...
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Malaysia scouring option boosts WA wool competition
Malaysia scouring option boosts WA wool competition
OPPORTUNITIES to scour wool in Malaysia has changed the landscape for WA exporters and, importantly, increased wool competition for local growers...
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