Got cows? Lucky you.

Two cows in green paddock looking at camera

Competition for cows continues to heat up as seasonal conditions across much of the east favour livestock producers. The Eastern States Medium Cow Indicator closed last week at just over 300¢/kg liveweight, while the national over the hook medium cow price averaged 531.38¢/kg carcass weight for the month of October. In the restocker market, cows […]

Plenty of barley for the domestic market

Grain crop

Australia is on track to produce the second-highest barley crop on record, and there is no end in sight for the Chinese barley tariff and suspensions afflicting the market. Domestic barley consumption was strong last year, but even at record levels, there will be plenty of barley to be moved into export markets or carried […]