beef prices

MLA reveals how good industry analysts are at predicting sheep and cattle prices. Credit: New Anawach, Shutterstock.

How good are analysts are predicting livestock prices?

MLA reports how industry analysts' price forecasts for sheep and beef compare to actuals.

19 July 2024

RaboResearch senior animal protein analyst Angus Gidley-Baird said the contraction in US beef production was starting to flow through to Australian beef markets. Credit: Rabobank.

Global beef production predicted to decline

Rabobank report shows global beef production volumes are expected to drop in the next six months

07 June 2024

 Rabobank predicts a strong year ahead. Picture Mark Saunders.

Rabobank predicts a strong year for ag

Rabobank predicts a strong year for the Australian ag sector, but global challenges will continue.

02 February 2024

 ACCC will investigate supermarket pricing and alleged price gouging. Photo Pamela Lawson.

ACCC supermarket inquiry announced

The ACCC will investigate supermarket pricing and competition.

29 January 2024

  NFF welcomes the appointment of Dr Craig Emerson as Independent Reviewer of the Food and Grocery Code of Conduct. Picture Mark Saunders.

Independent advisor appointed to review supermarket code

Food and Grocery Code of Conduct to be led by Dr Craig Emerson.

14 January 2024

 Farmers are fed up about the lack of price transparency. Picture Mark Saunders.

Livestock prices: Farmers feeling cut out

Farmers call for greater supermarket price transparency as frustration grows.

08 December 2023

A Senate inquiry will shine a spotlight on supermarket pricing. Picture Mark Saunders.

Greens launch Senate inquiry into supermarket price gouging

Greens launch Senate inquiry to scrutinise supermarket pricing

04 December 2023

 MLA has launched a new marketing campaign featuring sporting legends Sam Thaiday and Sam Kekovich. Photo courtesy of MLA.

New beef and lamb ad launched to boost summer consumption

New red meat ad features Sam Kekovich and Sam Thaiday.

01 December 2023


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