|Next week’s sales are offering 49,883 bales with the “land of the long weekend” restrictions applying.
Victoria celebrates Labour Day on March 8, meaning that sales will move to a Wednesday-Thursday rotation for all Australian selling centres.
For those who are asking- What is Labour Day? It is to celebrate the victory for workers of the “eight hour working day” in the mid to late 19thcentury.
The key argument was for each person to have eight hours labour, eight hours recreation and eight hours rest. Obviously this is not relevant to many enterprises in agriculture.