Herd liquidation continues

FEMALE cattle slaughter has remained elevated, prolonging Australia’s ongoing herd liquidation, according to the latest Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) Cattle Industry Projections Update.

Herd liquidation continues Herd liquidation continues Herd liquidation continues Herd liquidation continues Herd liquidation continues

Australia's beef cattle herd continues to contract. Picture Mark Saunders.

On a 12-month rolling basis, the female percentage of adult slaughter remains at 54 per cent, keeping the national herd firmly locked in a contraction phase.

topics

loader