Mecardo has the experience and industry understanding to deliver insights, solutions and strategy.

Research and consultancy for industry and business development

Mecardo has a unique footprint across the whole supply chain, giving a competitive edge to provide valuable insights.

Across the agriculture sector we are recognised as possessing the required skills, industry understanding and experience to provide research outcomes, advice and recommendations based on underlying analytical market evidence, research and ground truthing consultations. As a result, we deliver advice, strategy, solutions and understanding to a wide range of industry participants including RDC’s, Government, Council, agribusiness and peak bodies.

These services have been delivered with success at regional and national levels with commercial outcomes that are practical, achieve results for business or industry development and provide insight for policy and strategy.

The Mecardo advantage is that as well as a deep understanding of on farm activities, we also have a strong expertise in post farm gate industry and global marketplaces. This ensures that our solutions are viable at all levels of the supply chain, with a delivery approach that ensures high levels of support by stakeholders. 

Number 11.

Strategy development

Number 22.

Industry planning

Number 33.

Situational assessments & feasibility studies

Number 44.

Research projects

Number 55.

Market or customer research

The following private and public sector projects are a selection of those completed by Mecardo:

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Join the Mecardo team for the Commodity Conversations podcast, where we provide short weekly market recaps and longer conversations with guests to discuss the drivers and trends in livestock, grain and fibre markets.

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Research: Analysis of the Australian sheep flock

In this report for LiveCorp and MLA, we analysed the historical trends in the demographics of the Australian sheep flock, examining domestic factors that influence farm-level enterprise decision making. 

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