Time spent in the cattle yards has been slashed by one-third and gone is the headache of everyday stock work for one Western Australian family.

The Thompson family replaced three sets of ageing and dangerous yards on their Gingin property, Glencoe, with a new steel set from ProWay Livestock Equipment last year, and has never looked back.

They have been able to reduce labour costs, address occupational health and safety issues and maximize stock flow to result in timely animal husbandry practices…