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Tasmanian Stockfeed Services purchases Devonport Silos, plans for feed mill
2 hours ago
Tasmanian based feed and grain trader, Tasmanian Stockfeed Services, has purchased the Devonport Silos for AUD$1 million from Australian agribusiness Ruralco.
The Devonport silos are based at the wharf at Devonport on the Island of Tasmania, and in total has a capacity of 80,000 tonnes of grain. The silos are stratecially located close to most Tasmanian grain growers and feed consumers, meaning they in an ideal location to supply their customers with product from the mainland.
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