Cow prices heading north amid shortage

MEDIUM and heavyweight cow prices are heading into unchartered territory as supplies dwindle.

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Prime and store condition cows are hot property at the moment. Picture Mark Saunders.

Generally good spring conditions in the southern states have promoted the retention of breeding stock which has contributed to the supply shortage.